Race and the South

Ayers, Edward L., 1953-. The Promise of the New South : Life After Reconstruction. Oxford ;New York: Oxford University Press, 2007. Web.

Chafe, William H. Remembering Jim Crow: African Americans Tell about Life in the Segregated South. New York: New, 2001. Print.

Hanchett, Thomas W. Sorting out the New South City: Race, Class, and Urban Development in Charlotte, 1875-1975. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina, 1998. Print.

Petty, Adrienne Monteith. Standing Their Ground: Small Farmers in North Carolina since the Civil War. Print.

Pollard, Sam, Sheila C. Bernard, Laurence Fishburne, Jason L. Pollard, Andrew Young, Michael Bacon, and Douglas A. Blackmon. Slavery by Another Name. Boston, MA: PBS Distribution, 2012.

Thuesen, Sarah Caroline. Greater than Equal: African American Struggles for Schools and Citizenship in North Carolina, 1919-1965. Print.

Whelchel, L. H. The History & Heritage of African-American Churches: A Way out of No Way. St. Paul, MN: Paragon House, 2011. Print.

Woodward, C. V. The Strange Career of Jim Crow. Oxford ;New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. Web.


Black place-making

Crutcher, Michael Eugene. Tremé: Race and Place in a New Orleans Neighborhood. Athens: U of Georgia, 2010. Print.

Griffin, Farah Jasmine. “Who Set You Flowin’?”: The African-American Migration Narrative. New York: Oxford UP, 1995. Print.

McKittrick, K. “On Plantations, Prisons, and a Black Sense of Place.” Social & Cultural Geography. 12.8 (2011): 947-63. Print.

McKittrick, Katherine, and Clyde Adrian. Woods. Black Geographies and the Politics of Place. Toronto, Ont.: Between the Lines, 2007. Print.

McKittrick, Katherine. Demonic Grounds: Black Women and the Cartographies of Struggle. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota, 2006. Print.

Nieves, Angel David., and Leslie M. Alexander. We Shall Independent Be: African American Place Making and the Struggle to Claim Space in the United States. Boulder, CO: U of Colorado, 2008. Print.

Reid, Debra Ann, and Evan P. Bennett. Beyond Forty Acres and a Mule: African American Landowning Families since Reconstruction. Gainesville: U of Florida, 2012. Print.

Wilson, Bobby M. Race and Place in Birmingham: The Civil Rights and Neighborhood Movements. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2000. Print.

Woods, Clyde Adrian. Development Arrested: From the Plantation Era to the Katrina Crisis. London: Verso, 2007. Print.



African American Life in the Rural South, 1900-1950. Eds. R. Douglas Hurt and . Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2003. Web

Johnson, James H., Jr. Racial Apartheid in a Small North Carolina Town. Eds. Cedar Grove Institute for Sustainable Communities (Mebane,N.C.), et al. Mebane, N.C.: Cedar Grove Institute for Sustainable Communities, 2003. Web.

McCarthy, James. “Rural Geography: Multifunctional Rural Geographies – Reactionary Or Radical?” Progress in Human Geography 29.6 (2005): 773-82. ProQuest. Web. 1 Oct. 2014.

Schultz, Mark. The Rural Face of White Supremacy: Beyond Jim Crow. Urbana: U of Illinois, 2005. Print.

Woods, Michael. Rural Geography: Processes, Responses and Experiences in Rural Restructuring. London: SAGE Publications Ltd., 2011. SAGE knowledge. Web. 1 Oct. 2014.



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