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Jim Crow North: A New Book about Segregation and Struggle outside the South

By J. T. Roane

This post is part of our blog series that announces the publication of selected new books in African American History ...
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Lupe Fiasco’s “Manillas” and the Material Culture of Anti-Black Violence

By Tyler Parry

In Lupe Fiasco’s seventh album, Droga’s Wave, he unveils how the historic legacies of transatlantic Read More

African American Presidential Politics and the Black Radical Imagination

By E. James West

In March 1969, at a grade school in Washington, D.C., an eclectic audience gathered to celebrate the inauguration of comedian ...
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