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26. Cover image for 'Dreams for Dead Bodies'
Blackness, Labor, and the Corpus of American Detective Fiction
M. Michelle Robinson
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2016 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Dreams for Dead Bodies"
Web 2016 Open Access Available Read Online
26. Cover image for 'Dreams for Dead Bodies'
Blackness, Labor, and the Corpus of American Detective Fiction
M. Michelle Robinson
Explores U.S. detective fiction's deep engagement with the shifting dynamics of race and labor in America
 
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2016 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Dreams for Dead Bodies"
Web 2016 Open Access Available Read Online
27. Cover image for 'Blues, How Do You Do?'
Paul Oliver and the Transatlantic Story of the Blues
Christian O’Connell
Examines the role of black American music abroad in the post–WWII era through the lens of one of the period’s most prolific and influential blues scholars, Paul Oliver
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Ebook 2015 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Blues, How Do You Do?"
28. Cover image for 'Black America in the Shadow of the Sixties'
Notes on the Civil Rights Movement, Neoliberalism, and Politics
Clarence Lang
 A spirited argument for moving beyond the legacy of the Civil Rights era to best understand the current situation of African Americans
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Ebook 2015 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Black America in the Shadow of the Sixties"
29. Cover image for 'Counting the Tiger's Teeth'
An African Teenager's Story
Toyin Falola
A preeminent historian’s memoir of the first peasant rebellion in postcolonial Nigeria
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Counting the Tiger's Teeth"
30. Cover image for 'Coloring Whiteness'
Acts of Critique in Black Performance
Faedra Chatard Carpenter
Reading representations of whiteness by contemporary African American performers and artists
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Coloring Whiteness"
31. Cover image for 'Hot Fudge Sundae in a White Paper Cup'
A Spirited Black Woman in a White World
Gwendolyn Calvert Baker
A memoir by acclaimed educator and leader Gwendolyn Calvert Baker exploring her life and work
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Hot Fudge Sundae in a White Paper Cup"
32. Cover image for 'The Captive Stage'
Performance and the Proslavery Imagination of the Antebellum North
Douglas A. Jones, Jr.
A revealing exploration of Northern proslavery sentiment during the period before the Civil War
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Captive Stage"
33. Cover image for 'Concordance'
Black Lawmaking in the U.S. Congress from Carter to Obama
Katherine Tate
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Concordance"
34. Cover image for 'German Colonialism Revisited'
African, Asian, and Oceanic Experiences
Nina Berman, Klaus Mühlhahn, and Patrice Nganang, editors
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "German Colonialism Revisited"
35. Cover image for 'Robert Hayden'
Essays on the Poetry
Laurence Goldstein and Robert Chrisman, Editors
Vital perspectives from leading critics and scholars on one of the most distinguished African American poets of the twentieth century
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Robert Hayden"
36. Cover image for 'Idlewild'
The Rise, Decline, and Rebirth of a Unique African American Resort Town
Ronald J. Stephens
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Idlewild"
37. Cover image for 'Butch Queens Up in Pumps'
Gender, Performance, and Ballroom Culture in Detroit
Marlon M. Bailey
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Butch Queens Up in Pumps"
38. Cover image for 'The Impossible Machine'
A Genealogy of South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Adam Sitze
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Impossible Machine"
39. Cover image for 'Rhymin' and Stealin''
Musical Borrowing in Hip-Hop
Justin A. Williams
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Rhymin' and Stealin'"
40. Cover image for 'Dividing Lines'
Class Anxiety and Postbellum Black Fiction
Andreá N. Williams
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Dividing Lines"
41. Cover image for 'Sounding Like a No-No'
Queer Sounds and Eccentric Acts in the Post-Soul Era
Francesca T. Royster
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Sounding Like a No-No"
42. Cover image for 'Dameronia'
The Life and Music of Tadd Dameron
Paul Combs
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Dameronia"
43. Cover image for 'The Problem of the Color[blind]'
Racial Transgression and the Politics of Black Performance
Brandi Wilkins Catanese
How the debate on colorblind versus multicultural casting sheds light on on larger sociopolitical questions
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Problem of the Color[blind]"
44. Cover image for 'The Magellan Fallacy'
Globalization and the Emergence of Asian and African Literature in Spanish
Adam Lifshey
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Magellan Fallacy"
45. Cover image for 'Researching Black Communities'
A Methodological Guide
James S. Jackson, Cleopatra Howard Caldwell, Sherrill L. Sellers, editors
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Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Researching Black Communities"
47. Cover image for 'Music Is My Life'
Louis Armstrong, Autobiography, and American Jazz
Daniel Stein
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Music Is My Life"
48. Cover image for 'Paul Robeson and the Cold War Performance Complex'
Race, Madness, Activism
Tony Perucci
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Paul Robeson and the Cold War Performance Complex"
49. Cover image for 'American Socialist Triptych'
The Literary-Political Work of Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Upton Sinclair, and W. E. B. Du Bois
Mark W. Van Wienen
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Ebook 2011 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "American Socialist Triptych"
50. Cover image for 'James Baldwin'
America and Beyond
Edited by Bill Schwarz and Cora Kaplan
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2011 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "James Baldwin"
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Our EPUB and PDFs may be read using free Adobe Digital Editions software. Digital Editions is available for PC, Mac, major mobile platforms, and many e-reader devices. Visit the Adobe Digital Editions Supported Ebook Devices page for a complete list of e-reader devices that are compatible with the software and their FAQ page for other questions about the software.

Available Ebook reading systems vary widely in their support for accessibility features. For EPUB, visit EPUB Test for accessibility support information for specific platforms. Contact us if you have a question about the best reading system for your needs at umpress.accessibility@umich.edu.

Our Ebooks are currently offered under a single-user license, which means that your Ebook can be accessed by using one Adobe ID. Any computer authorized to this Adobe ID will be able to open the file. Learn more at the Adobe ID and Membership FAQ page.

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