“An American Quilt [is] nothing less than a reexamination of American history through the lens of race, class, and gender.”
Anthropologist/folklorist/journalist Zora Neale Hurston used her polyvalent talent to produce the only recorded Trans-Atlantic slave narrative based on extensive interviews with Kossula, or Cudjo L
The history of the United States is still full of topics yet to be researched, explored, and revealed in book or other form.
Among historians certainly, it has been axiomatic that control of the authority and power of the Federal government was maintained by the so-called Southern plantation aristocracy for the first 75
The last couple of decades have seen a steady stream of fully documented, honest, readable, and scholarly single works on American slavery.
“. . . while many of the stories in Life Upon These Shores give us pause, Mr.