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African American Studies



link to catalog page, Kings for Three Days

Kings for Three Days

The Play of Race and Gender in an Afro-Ecuadorian Festival

Author: Jean Muteba Rahier
Pub Date: May 2013

A vibrant study of symbol and social significance in one of Ecuador's black populations   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Lynching Beyond Dixie

Lynching Beyond Dixie

American Mob Violence Outside the South

Author: Edited by Michael J. Pfeifer
Pub Date: March 2013

Lynching as a national phenomenon   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Organized Crime in Chicago

Organized Crime in Chicago

Beyond the Mafia

Author: Robert M. Lombardo
Pub Date: January 2013

Explaining Chicago's mix of crime, corruption, and politics   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Race and Radicalism in the Union Army Author: Mark A. Lause
Pub Date: Cloth: 2009; Paper: February 2013

The untold story of the common efforts of whites, blacks, and Indians on the Civil War's western front   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Rebels and Runaways

Rebels and Runaways

Slave Resistance in Nineteenth-Century Florida

Author: Larry Eugene Rivers
Pub Date: Cloth: 2012; Paper: August 2013

A comprehensive investigation of slave escape in antebellum Florida   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Sex Tourism in Bahia

Sex Tourism in Bahia

Ambiguous Entanglements

Author: Erica Lorraine Williams
Pub Date: December 2013

How sexism, racism, and socio-economic inequality interact in the Brazilian sex industry   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Wobblies on the Waterfront

Wobblies on the Waterfront

Interracial Unionism in Progressive-Era Philadelphia

Author: Peter Cole
Pub Date: Cloth: 2007; Paper: March 2013

The rise and fall of America’s first truly diverse labor union   learn more...
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link to catalog page ALEXANDER, African or American?

African or American?

Black Identity and Political Activism in New York City, 1784-1861

Author: Leslie M. Alexander
Pub Date: Cloth: 2008; Paper: January 2012

The struggle for black identity in antebellum New York   learn more...
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link to catalog page THOMPSON, Beyond the Black Lady

Beyond the Black Lady

Sexuality and the New African American Middle Class

Author: Lisa B. Thompson
Pub Date: Cloth: 2009; Paper: August 2012

Representing the sexuality of black middle-class women in contemporary popular culture   learn more...
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link to catalog page, The Black Chicago Renaissance Author: Edited by Darlene Clark Hine and John McCluskey Jr.
Pub Date: July 2012

Presenting early twentieth-century Chicago as a vital centerpiece of Black thought and expression   learn more...
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