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Farah Jasmine Griffin

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Farah Jasmine Griffin

Farah Jasmine Griffin is William B. Ransford Professor of English and Comparative Literature and African American Studies at Columbia University. She has written a number of books including If You Can't Be Free, Be a Mystery: In Search of Billie Holiday (2001) and Harlem Nocturne: Women Artists and Progressive Politics in New York During World War II (2013).


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