Important links for H321/H421, & H335
A Lynching Kept Out of Sight, Washington Post, Sept. 2, 2016
Richard Hofstadter, essay on Lincoln
Frederick Douglass, oration delivered at the unveiling of the Freedmen’s Monument, 1876, also available here. Douglass explains why Lincoln was, and is, the president of white America, but also why Lincoln was an extraordinary person.
“Following King’s Path, and Trying to Galvanize a New Generation,” coverage by The New York Times of the anniversary of the March on Washington, 1963
“Five Myths about the March on Washington,” in The Washington Post; also see: “Fifty years after March on Washington, economic gap between blacks, whites persists”
W.E.B. Dubois, various works, including The Souls of Black Folk, at Project Gutenberg
“Selma,” the film, two critical links: “Doctor King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of Selma,” Conversation: LBJ & Martin Luther King, Jr., Jan 15, 1965
“Predatory Reading:”H335 & H321/H421 – some suggestions on how to read, and write, more effectively
NEW: A draft syllabus for H321/H421, to be taught in January, 2018, is available. Here’s the link.
H490, Civil War & Civil Rights. January 2017. The syllabus for this majors’ course is available here.
Eric Nellis, UBC emeritus prof, “Movies, American Slavery, & the Slave Trade”
Welcome to the home page for U.S. & African-
Some useful links: Arts & Letters Daily; JSTOR, for scholarly articles; Nate Parker’s “Birth of a Nation;” sexual assault at UBC; UBC History Department; & “Silencing the Past.” New: JSTOR Daily, “where news meets its scholarly match.” Check it out. Oh: The Elements of Style
NEW: HOME PAGE FOR H321/H421; HOME PAGE FOR H335
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