Charles E. Cobb Jr. This Nonviolent Stuff'll Get You Killed: How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible. New York: Basic Books, 2014. 320 pp. $27.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-03310-2.Akinyele Omowale Umoja. We Will Shoot Back: Armed Resistance in the Mississippi Freedom Movement. New York: New York University Press, 2013. 351 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-2524-5; $23.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4798-8603-6.
H-1960s is a forum for the discussion of the history, politics, culture, and legacy of the 1960s.
Two centuries of peacemaking: From the Peace Society to Martin Luther King.
Newcastle and Northumbria Universities, with the Martin Luther King Peace Committee, 7–8 June 2016.
CALL FOR PAPERS
Aquarius Redux: Rethinking Architecture’s Counterculture
University of Sydney
Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning
4th - 5th July 2016
Aquarius Redux seeks to revisit, reconsider, reimagine and expand histories of countercultural architecture.
TOC: Journal of Civil and Human Rights 1:1 (Spring/Summer 2015)
Published by University of Illinois Press
Michael Ezra, "Editor's Note"
Nico Slate, "From Colored Cosmopolitanism to Human Rights: A Historical Overview of the Transnational Black Freedom Struggle"
Stefan M. Bradley, "Black Power and the Big Green: Dartmouth College and the Black Freedom Movement, 1945-75"
Susan Gluck Mezey, "Decisions in Search of a Doctrine: Marriage Equality in the Lower Federal Courts"
Eric Allen Hall. Arthur Ashe: Tennis and Justice in the Civil Rights Era. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014. 344 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-1394-5.
Reviewed by Simon Sandison (University of Leeds)
Published on H-1960s (July, 2015)
Commissioned by Zachary Lechner
Racial Consciousness On and Off the Tennis Court