Ashon Crawley
Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, University of Virginia

Ashon Crawley is an assistant professor of religious studies and African-American and African studies at the University of Virginia. He is the author of Blackpentecostal Breath: The Aesthetics of Possibility (2016).

Written by Ashon Crawley

A model photographed in New York in 2005. Photo by Alex Majoli/Magnum

Gender and identity
Black. Queer. Born again

Black life is world-making, born of gaps and dislocations, imaginative leavings and returns, generative escapes and arrivals

Ashon Crawley