Department of English, Princeton University
Kinohi Nishikawa is Associate Professor of English and African American Studies at Princeton University. He is the author of Street Players: Black Pulp Fiction and the Making of a Literary Underground (Chicago, 2018), as well as essays in PMLA, MELUS, American Literary History, Los Angeles Review of Books, Public Books, and other venues. His areas of expertise encompass Black print and popular culture, contemporary African American authors, book history, media theory, and publishing studies. Nishikawa is currently at work on a history of modern African American literature and book design.