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African American History Bibliography by Year

The bibliographies listed below by year are excellent sources of general information for research on African American History.


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Yearsort iconAuthorEditorBook/Article TitleAmazon Availability
2017Dyson, Michael EricTears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White AmericaYes
2016Howell Jr., RossForsakenYes
2016Pavlic, EdWho Can Afford to Improvise?: James Baldwin and Black Music, the Lyric and the Listeners
2016Janken, Kenneth RobertThe Wilmington Ten: Violence, Injustice, and the Rise of Black Politics in the 1970sYes
2016Sinha, ManishaThe Slave's Cause: A History of AbolitionYes
2016Kendi, Ibram X.Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in AmericaYes
2015Foner, EricGateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground RailroadYes
2015Bay, Mia E., et al.Toward an Intellectual History of Black WomenYes
2015Frohne, Andrea E.The African Burial Ground in New York City: Memory, Spirituality, and Space
2015Holloway, Vanessa A.In Search of Federal Enforcement: The Moral Authority of the 15th Amendment and the Integrity of the Black Ballot, 1870-1965Yes
2015McGruder, KevinRace and Real Estate: Conflict and Cooperation in Harlem, 1890-1920Yes
2015Opie, Frederick DouglassUpsetting the Apple Cart: Black-Latino Coalitions in New York City from Protest to Public Office
2015Nelson, H. Viscount Jr.Sharecropping, Ghetto, Slum: A History of Impoverished Blacks in Twentieth-Century AmericaYes
2015Raymond, EmilieStars for Freedom: Hollywood, Black Celebrities, and the Civil Rights MovementYes
2015Anderson, Devery S.Emmett Till: The Murder That Shocked the World and Propelled the Civil Rights MovementYes
2015Nelson, H. Viscount, Jr.Sharecropping, Ghetto, Slum: A History of Impoverished Blacks in Twentieth-Century AmericaYes
2015Woubshet, DagmawiThe Calendar of Loss: Race, Sexuality, and Mourning in the Early Era of AIDSYes
2015Downs, GregoryThe World the Civil War MadeYes
2015Paul, RichardWe Could Not Fail: The First African Americans in the Space ProgramYes
2015McGrath, AnnIllicit Love: Interracial Sex and Marriage in the United States and AustraliaYes
2015Berrey, Stephen A.The Jim Crow Routine: Everyday Performances of Race, Civil Rights, and Segregation in MississippiYes
2015Madera, JudithBlack Atlas: Geography and Flow in Nineteenth-Century African American LiteratureYes
2015Bay, Mia, et al.Toward an Intellectual History of Black WomenYes
2015Simmons, LaKisha MichelleCrescent City Girls: The Lives of Young Black Women in Segregated New OrleansYes
2015Field, DouglasAll Those Strangers: The Art and Lives of James BaldwinYes
2015King, ShannonWhose Harlem Is This, Anyway?: Community Politics and Grassroots Activism during the New Negro EraYes
2015Kersten, Andrew E.Reframing Randolph: Labor, Black Freedom, and the Legacies of A. Philip Randolph
2015Gardner, EricBlack Print Unbound: The Christian Recorder, African American Literature, and Periodical CultureYes
2015Morris, AldonThe Scholar Denied: W. E. B. Du Bois and the Birth of Modern SociologyYes
2015Marbury, Herbert RobinsonPillars of Cloud and Fire: The Politics of Exodus in African American Biblical InterpretationYes
2015Jimoh, A YemisiThese Truly Are the Brave: An Anthology of African American Writings on War and CitizenshipYes
2015Brown, Kimberly JuanitaThe Repeating Body: Slavery's Visual Resonance in the ContemporaryYes
2015Shabazz, RashadSpatializing Blackness: Architectures of Confinement and Black Masculinity in ChicagoYes
2015Randolph, Sherie M.Florynce "Flo" Kennedy: The Life of a Black Feminist RadicalYes
2015Fortner, Michael JavenBlack Silent Majority: The Rockefeller Drug Laws and the Politics of PunishmentYes
2015Rivera-Rideau, Petra R.Remixing Reggaetón: The Cultural Politics of Race in Puerto RicoYes
2015Levine, Robert S.The Lives of Frederick DouglassYes
2015Otis, Ginger AdamsFirefight: The Century-Long Battle to Integrate New York's BravestYes
2014Winslow, BarbaraShirley Chisholm: Catalyst for ChangeYes
2014Wills, Brian SteelThe River Was Dyed With Blood: Nathan Bedford Forrest and Fort PillowYes
2014Byfield, NatalieSavage Portrayals: Race, Media and the Central Park Jogger Story
2014Joseph, Peniel E.Stokely: A Life
2014Tomek, Beverly C.Pennsylvania Hall: A 'Legal Lynching' in the Shadow of the Liberty BellYes
2014Warnock, Raphael G.The Divided Mind of the Black Church: Theology, Piety, and Public WitnessYes
2014Welky, DavidMarching Across the Color Line: A. Philip Randolph and Civil Rights in the World War II EraYes
2014Davis, David BrionThe Problem of Slavery in the Age of EmancipationYes
2014Morris, Monique W.Black Stats: African Americans by the Numbers in the Twenty-first CenturyYes
2014Reynolds, AnitaMiller, HowardAmerican Cocktail: A "Colored Girl" in the WorldYes
2014Risen, ClayThe Bill of the Century: The Epic Battle for the Civil Rights ActYes
2014Brooks, MaxThe Harlem HellfightersYes
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