In Search of Samuel R. Delany
Lavelle Porter considers "In Search of Silence: The Journals of Samuel R. Delaney, Volume I, 1957–1969."...
MEMOIR & ESSAY
Lavelle Porter is an assistant professor of English at New York City College of Technology, CUNY. He holds a BA in history from Morehouse College, and a PhD in English from the CUNY Graduate Center. His writing has appeared in venues such as Black Perspectives, The New Inquiry, Poetry Foundation, and JSTOR Daily. He is the author of The Blackademic Life: Academic Fiction, Higher Education, and the Black Intellectual published by Northwestern University Press in 2019.