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The Politics of Paul Robeson's Othello
University Press of Mississippi (2010)
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Lindsey R. Swindall examines the historical and political context of acclaimed African American...

The Postwar African American Novel: Protest and Discontent, 1945-1950

The Postwar African American Novel

Protest and Discontent, 1945-1950

University Press of Mississippi (2011)
US$30.00

Americans in the World War II era bought the novels of African American writers in unprecedented...

Raised Up Down Yonder: Growing Up Black in Rural Alabama

Raised Up Down Yonder

Growing Up Black in Rural Alabama

University Press of Mississippi (2013)
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Raised Up Down Yonder attempts to shift focus away from why black youth are "problematic" to...

Count Them One by One: Black Mississippians Fighting for the Right to Vote

Count Them One by One

Black Mississippians Fighting for the Right to Vote

University Press of Mississippi (2011)
US$25.00

Forrest County, Mississippi, became a focal point of the civil rights movement when, in 1961, the...

All Stories Are True: History, Myth, and Trauma in the Work of John Edgar Wideman

All Stories Are True

History, Myth, and Trauma in the Work of John Edgar Wideman

University Press of Mississippi (2011)
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In All Stories Are True , Tracie Church Guzzio provides the first full-length study of John Edgar...

Hoo-Doo Cowboys and Bronze Buckaroos: Conceptions of the African American West

Hoo-Doo Cowboys and Bronze Buckaroos

Conceptions of the African American West

University Press of Mississippi (2014)
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A study of representations of blackness in movies, music, performance art, and popular journalism

Visionary Women Writers of Chicago's Black Arts Movement
University Press of Mississippi (2012)
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A disproportionate number of male writers, including such figures as Amiri Baraka, Larry Neal,...

Daisy Bates: Civil Rights Crusader from Arkansas

Daisy Bates

Civil Rights Crusader from Arkansas

University Press of Mississippi (2009)
US$25.00

A biography of the courageous mentor to the Little Rock Nine

African American Preachers and Politics: The Careys of Chicago
University Press of Mississippi (2010)
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During most of the twentieth century, Archibald J. Carey, Sr. (1868-1931) and Archibald J. Carey,...

To Write in the Light of Freedom: The Newspapers of the 1964 Mississippi Freedom Schools

To Write in the Light of Freedom

The Newspapers of the 1964 Mississippi Freedom Schools

University Press of Mississippi (2015)
US$25.00

A collection and examination of the creative literary work of Freedom School students discovering...