B.A., Duke University
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
History 101D: Difference, Identity, and Power (Spring 2005)
History 125A: African American History to 1861 (Fall 2004)
History 125B: African Americans and Race Relations: 1861-1980 (Spring 2005)
History 275D: Problems in United States History, 1865-1990 (Spring 2002)
History 280D: Soul Deep (Fall 2004)
The Mind of Frederick Douglass (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1984).
"The Making of Black America," in Making America: The Society and Culture of the United States, edited by Luther S. Luedtke (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1992), 341-361.
"Nation Time!": Black Nationalism, The Third World, and the Jews," in Jack Salzman and Cornel West, Struggles In The Promised Land: Toward A History of Black-Jewish Relations in the United States (NY: Oxford, 1997), 341-355.
Brown v. Board of Education: A Brief History With Documents(NY: Bedford, 1998).
Co-Editor with Patricia A. Sullivan, Civil Rights in the United States: An Encyclopedia (NY: Macmillan, 2000).
No Coward Soldiers: Black Cultural Politics in Postwar America(Harvard Univ. Press, 2005).
"'Be Real Black for Me': Representation, Authenticity, and the Cultural Politics of Black Power" in James W. Cook, et.als., eds, The Cultural Turn in US History (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008).
"Precious African American Memories, Post-Racial Dreams & the American Nation," Daedalus, Spring 2011.
Co-Editor (with Patricia A. Sullivan) of the John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture at the University of North Carolina Press.
|Spring 2016||280D||Making American Culture(s)|
|Fall 2016||139C||Civil Rights and Social Movements in U.S. History|
|Fall 2016||24||Freshman Seminar: African American Activism in History|
|Fall 2015||125B||Soul Power: African American History 1861-1980|
|Spring 2014||125B||Soul Power: African American History 1861-1980|
|Fall 2014||125B||Soul Power: African American History 1861-1980|
|Fall 2014||24||The Free Speech Movement and the 1960s|
|Fall 2014||285D||Difference, Identity, and Power—The US From 1800-2000|
|Fall 2013||125A||The History of Black People and Race Relations, 1550-1861|
|Spring 2012||125B||Soul Power: African American History 1861-1980|