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I like to think that my own work has forced historians, irrespective of race, to rethink our assumptions about politics, about resistance. I think that's one important reason for us being here as scholars.
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Robin Kelley


Selected Bibliography

Race Rebels: Culture, Politics and the Black Working Class (New York: The Free Press, 1994)

Into the Fire: African Americans Since 1970, Volume 10 of the Young Oxford History of African Americans (New York: Oxford University Press, 1995)

Editor, with Sidney Lemelle, Imagining Home: Class, Culture and Nationalism in the African Diaspora (New York/London: Verso, 1994)

Hammer and Hoe: Alabama Communists During the Great Depression (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1990)


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