Hayman, C. (2015). "Black Is . . . Black Ain’t": Ralph Ellison’s Meta-Black Aesthetic and the "End" of African American Literature. American Studies, 54(3), 127-152. Retrieved from https://journals.ku.edu/amerstud/article/view/7099
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Casey Hayman is a Ph.D. candidate in English Literature and American Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. His book project, “The Machines Inside the Machine”: Techno-Performativity and Meta-Blackness in 20th/21st-Century African American Culture, traces an aesthetic of techno-performative, “meta-black” masculinity through late 20th and early 21st-century black cultural expression. His essays have appeared in MELUS, African American Review, and The Massachusetts Review.