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AAIHS 2021 Virtual Exhibit

The Sculpture of William Edmondson

Tombstones, Garden Ornaments, and Stonework
Editor(s): Marin Sullivan
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A catalog of William Edmondson's work for the Cheekwood Estate and Gardens exhibit in 2021

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Race, Religion, and Black Lives Matter

Essays on a Moment and a Movement
Editor(s): Christopher Cameron, Phillip Luke Sinitiere
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Examining religion's place in the Black Lives Matter movement through the lenses of history, politics, and culture

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I'll Take You There

Exploring Nashville's Social Justice Sites
Editor(s): Amie Thurber, Learotha Williams
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A community-generated guide to Nashville

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Hot, Hot Chicken

A Nashville Story
Author(s): Rachel Louise Martin
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How Nashville's signature dish stayed hidden for decades in the city's Black communities—and then became a global obsession

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Francisco de Paula Brito

A Black Publisher in Imperial Brazil
Author(s): Rodrigo Camargo de Godoi
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A biography of a powerful Black printer, bookseller, and publisher in nineteenth-century Rio de Janeiro

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Higglers in Kingston

Women's Informal Work in Jamaica
Author(s): Winnifred Brown-Glaude
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Navigating a Caribbean economy, hidden in plain sight

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Lost Delta Found

Rediscovering the Fisk University-Library of Congress Coahoma County Study, 1941-1942
Author(s): John W Work, Lewis Wade Jones, Samuel C Adams

Editor(s): Robert Gordon, Bruce Nemerov
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This remarkable book recovers three invaluable perspectives, long thought to have been lost, on the culture and music of the Mississippi Delta.

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Sounds of the Citizens

Dancehall and Community in Jamaica
Author(s): Anne M. Galvin
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Dancehall as a way of life and a cultural force in the community of Jamaica

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In the Shadow of Powers

Dantes Bellegarde in Haitian Social Thought
Author(s): Patrick Bellegarde-Smith
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One of the first works to position Haitians as producers of meaningful intellectual and political thought

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Breach of Peace

Portraits of the 1961 Mississippi Freedom Riders
Author(s): Eric Etheridge
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Now for the first time in paperback and with sixteen additional portraits and profiles of Freedom Riders, this classic photo-history offers readers a rare opportunity to engage with unsung individuals of the civil rights movement through mug shots, portraits, and interviews

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We Shall Overcome

Press Photographs of Nashville during the Civil Rights Era
Editor(s): Kathryn E. Delmez
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How the Nashville press covered the civil rights struggle through images

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No Limits to Their Sway

Cartagena's Privateers and the Masterless Caribbean in the Age of Revolutions
Author(s): Edgardo Perez Morales
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A fresh perspective on a Revolutionary era, focusing on the role of Afro-Caribbean privateers in the struggle for South American independence from Spain

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The Power to Heal

Civil Rights, Medicare, and the Struggle to Transform America's Health Care System
Author(s): David Barton Smith
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On the 50th anniversary of the implementation of Medicare, a behind-the-scenes account of the role of civil rights activists

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Black Writing, Culture, and the State in Latin America


Editor(s): Jerome C. Branche
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A thorough and in-depth look at Afro-Hispanic cultural life in Latin America

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Strong Inside

Perry Wallace and the Collision of Race and Sports in the South
Author(s): Andrew Maraniss
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Biography of the first African American basketball player in the SEC, set in the civil rights conflicts of the tumultuous Sixties

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Reckoning Day

Race, Place, and the Atom Bomb in Postwar America
Author(s): Jacqueline Foertsch
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The unexplored vision of an America free of racial strife--courtesy of Doomsday

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Shade-Grown Slavery

The Lives of Slaves on Coffee Plantations in Cuba
Author(s): William C. Van Norman
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Enslaved communities on the same island, worlds apart in experiences

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The Women of Katrina

How Gender, Race, and Class Matter in an American Disaster
Editor(s): Emmanuel David, Elaine Enarson
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A powerful blend of firsthand accounts and original research

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Reconstituting Whiteness

The Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission
Author(s): Jenny Irons
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In Reconstituting Whiteness, sociologist Jenny Irons explores the tactics and legacy of the Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission, an agency of the state that existed from 1956 to 1977 and was devoted exclusively to defending and supporting the institution of segregation. Using a myriad of...

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Law Touched Our Hearts

A Generation Remembers Brown v. Board of Education
Editor(s): Mildred Wigfall Robinson, Richard J. Bonnie
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In February 1954, President Eisenhower invited Chief Justice Warren to dinner at the White House. Among the guests were well-known opponents of school desegregation. During that evening, Eisenhower commented to Warren that "law and force cannot change a man's heart." Three months later, however, ...

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Black, White, and Catholic

New Orleans Interracialism, 1947-1956
Author(s): R. Bentley Anderson
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Most histories of the Civil Rights Movement start with all the players in place--among them organized groups of African Americans, White Citizens' Councils, nervous politicians, and religious leaders struggling to find the right course. Anderson, however, takes up the historical moment right before ...

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Through Survivors' Eyes

From the Sixties to the Greensboro Massacre
Author(s): Sally Avery Bermanzohn
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On the morning of November 3, 1979, a group of black and white demonstrators were preparing to march against the Ku Klux Klan through the streets of Greensboro, North Carolina, when a caravan of Klansmen and Nazis opened fire on them. Eighty-eight seconds later, five demonstrators lay dead and ten o...

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A Troubled Dream

The Promise and Failure of School Desegregation in Louisiana
Author(s): Carl L Bankston, Stephen J. Caldas
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Fifty years after Brown v. Board of Education, the United States still has a long way to go to attain true integration of our educational system.

Using extensive interviews and a wealth of statistical information, Bankston and Caldas examine the failed desegregation efforts in Louisiana as...

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