H-1960s is a forum for the discussion of the history, politics, culture, and legacy of the 1960s.

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Author: 
Erik S. McDuffie
Reviewer: 
John J. Munro

Munro on McDuffie, 'Sojourning for Freedom: Black Women, American Communism, and the Making of Black Left Feminism'

Erik S. McDuffie. Sojourning for Freedom: Black Women, American Communism, and the Making of Black Left Feminism. Durham: Duke University Press, 2011. 328 pp. $84.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-5033-0; $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-5050-7.

Reviewed by John J. Munro (St. Mary's University) Published on H-1960s (April, 2012) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Author: 
Howell S. Baum
Reviewer: 
Jared Leighton

Leighton on Baum, 'Brown in Baltimore: School Desegregation and the Limits of Liberalism'

Howell S. Baum. Brown in Baltimore: School Desegregation and the Limits of Liberalism. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2010. xv + 274 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-4808-9; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8014-7652-5.

Reviewed by Jared Leighton (University of Nebraska) Published on H-1960s (March, 2012) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Author: 
Jennifer Jensen Wallach, John A. Kirk, eds.c
Reviewer: 
Amanda D. Higgins

Higgins on Wallach and Kirk, 'Arsnick: The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in Arkansas'

Jennifer Jensen Wallach, John A. Kirk, eds.c. Arsnick: The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in Arkansas. Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 2011. 225 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55728-968-1; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55728-966-7.

Reviewed by Amanda D. Higgins (University of Kentucky) Published on H-1960s (January, 2012) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Author: 
Dayo F. Gore
Reviewer: 
Theresa Kaminski

Kaminski on Gore, 'Radicalism at the Crossroads: African American Women Activists in the Cold War'

Dayo F. Gore. Radicalism at the Crossroads: African American Women Activists in the Cold War. New York: New York University Press, 2010. 240 pp. $39.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-3236-6.

Reviewed by Theresa Kaminski Published on H-1960s (October, 2011) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Author: 
Kimberly Nichele Brown
Reviewer: 
Ashley Farmer

Farmer on Brown, 'Writing the Black Revolutionary Diva: Women's Subjectivity and the Decolonizing Text'

Kimberly Nichele Brown. Writing the Black Revolutionary Diva: Women's Subjectivity and the Decolonizing Text. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2010. x + 280 pp. ISBN 978-0-253-00470-3; $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-35525-6; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-22246-6.

Reviewed by Ashley Farmer (Harvard University) Published on H-1960s (September, 2011) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

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