Lindon Barrett

 

 

Age: 46

 

Summary: professor of English and social science at the University of California-Riverside who specialized in 19th- and early 20th-century black literature and culture studies, and who had just finished publishing a major compilation book on a wide range of subjects, including slavery's central role in the evolution of Western modernity.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide

 

Born: October 10, 1961

 

Died: July 13, 2008

 

Location: Long Beach, California