Craig Werner

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Education
Occupation Teacher/writer
Location Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Introduction I teach Afro-American Studies and interdisciplinary humanities at the U. of Wisconsin. Author of several books, including "A Change Is Gonna Come," "Higher Ground" (on Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder and Curtis Mayfield) and "Up Around the Bend" (on CCR)
Interests Music, literature, sports
Favorite Movies Persona Sympathy for the Devil Mean Streets
Favorite Music Aretha Franklin Bruce Springsteen Ozomatli Thelonious Monk
Favorite Books James Baldwin, Just Above My Head Herman Melville, Moby Dick Richard Powers, The Time of Our Singing Alfredo Vea, Gods Go Begging Shakespeare

You've been invited to a fancy ball but the only thing you have to wear is an orange wooly jumper. What shoes do you wear?

curly toed clown shoes, obviously