Review of Obama’s America: A Transformative Vision of Our National Identity,
by Ian Reifowitz, Choice (March 2013).
Review of Lincoln, Inc.: Selling the Sixteenth President in Contemporary America,
by Lisa Hogan, Choice (June 2012).
Review of The Harlem Renaissance in the American West: The New Negro’s Western
Experience, ed. by Bruce Glasrud and Cary Wintz, Choice (May 2012).
Review of Color in the Classroom: How American Schools Taught Race, 1900-1954,
by Zoe Burkholder, Choice (May 2012).
Review of Loyalty in the Time of Trial: The African American Experience in
World War I, by Nina Mjagkij, Choice (December 2011).
Review of A Saving Remnant: The Radical Lives of Barbara Deming and David
McReynolds, by Martin Duberman, Choice (September 2011).
Review of Stormy Weather: Middle-Class African American Marriages Between the Two
World Wars, by Anastasia Curwood, Choice (August 2011).
Review of Children of Fire: A History of African Americans, by Thomas Holt, Choice
Review of The Cambridge Companion to Malcolm X, ed. by Robert Terrill, Choice
Review of African American Life in the Georgia Lowcountry: The Atlantic World and
the Gullah Geechee, ed. by Philip Morgan, Choice (December 2010).
Review of Freedom Struggles: African Americans and World War I, by Adriane Lentz-
Smith, Choice (September 2010).
Review of Black Manhood and Community Building in North Carolina, 1900-1930,
by Angela Hornsby-Gutting, Choice (March 2010).
Review of Black Women, Cultural Images, and Social Policy, by Julia Jordan-Zachery,
Choice (December 2009).
Review of Hubert Harrison: The Voice of Harlem Radicalism, 1883-1918, by
Jeffrey Perry, Choice (November 2009).
Review of African or American?: Black Identity and Political Activism in New York
City, 1784-1861, by Leslie Alexander, Choice (September 2009).
OTHER PUBLICATIONS: BOOK REVIEWS (1998-2007)
Review of Shades of Difference: A History of Ethnicity in America, by Richard Rees,
Choice (December 2007).
Review of The Black Urban Community: From Dusk to Dawn, ed. by Gayle Tate and
Lewis Randolph, Choice (July 2007).
Review of Paradoxes of Desegregation: African American Struggles for Educational
Equity in Charleston, South Carolina, 1926-1972, by R. Scott Baker, Choice (July 2007)
Review of From Black Power to Hip Hop: Racism, Nationalism, and Feminism,
by Patricia Hill Collins, Choice (February 2007).
Review of Can Anything Beat White?” A Black Family’s Letters, ed. by Elisabeth Petry,
Choice (January 2007).
Review of Is Separate Unequal? Black Colleges and the Challenge of Desegregation,
by Albert Samuels, American Historical Review (October 2006), 1223-24.
Review of Brothers Gonna Work it Out: Sexual Politics in the Golden Age of Rap
Nationalism, by Charise Cheney, Choice (June 2006).
Review of Never One Nation: Freaks, Savages, and Whiteness in U.S. Popular Culture,
1850-1877, by Linda Frost, Choice (June 2006).
“African American Philadelphia,” in Perspectives, the Newsmagazine of the American
Historical Association, Vol. 43, no. 8 (December 2005), Annual Meeting Supplement,
Review of The E Pluribus Unum Project: An Internet Resource, Choice
Review of Hoodlums: Black Villains and Social Bandits in American Life, by William
Van Deburg, Choice (October 2005).
Review of Black Like Me: The Definitive Griffin Estate Edition, by John Howard Griffin,
Choice (September 2005).
Review of Race and Ethnicity: Across Time, Space and Discipline,
ed. by Rodney D. Coates, Choice 42, no. 08 (April 2005): 1479.
Review of Breaking the Color Barrier: The U.S. Naval Academy’s First Black
Midshipman and the Struggle for Racial Equality, by Robert J. Schneller, Jr.,
Choice (January 2005).
Review of All-Night Party: The Women of Bohemian Greenwich Village and Harlem,
1913-1930, by Andrea Barnet, Choice 42, no. 03 (December 2004): 719.
Review of Race and Ethnicity in America: A Concise History, ed. by Ronald H. Bayor,
Choice 41, no. 11/12 (July/August 2004): 2109.
Review of Race Mixing: Black-White Marriage in Postwar America, by Renee Romano,
Choice, (December 2003).
Review of Chinese Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United
States, 1848-82, by Najia Aarim-Heriot, in Choice 41, (October 2003).
Review of Window on Freedom: Race, Civil Rights, and Foreign Affairs, 1945-1988, by
Brenda Gayle Plummer, Choice 41, (October 2003).
Review of Visible Differences: Why Race Will Matter to Americans during the Twenty-
First Century, by Dominic Pulera, Choice 40, no. 06 (February 2003): 1064.
Review of Proudly We Can Be Africans: Black Americans and Africa, 1935-1961, by
James H. Meriwether, Choice 40, no. 04 (December 2002): 685.
Review of The Underground Railroad: Niagara’s Freedom Trail, Internet resource,
Choice 40, no. 01 (September 2002): 171.
Review of Race Experts: How Racial Etiquette, Sensitivity Training, and New Age
Therapy Hijacked the Civil Rights Revolution, by Elisabeth Lasch-Quinn, Choice 39,
(May 2002): 1669.
Review of The Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress, Internet resource,
Choice 39, no. 9 (May 2002): 1647.
Review of The Fate of America: An Inquiry into National Character, by Michael Gellert,
Choice 39, (April 2002): 1482.
Review of Race and Ethnic Relations in Today’s America, by Greg Oswald, Choice 39,
(March 2002): 1327.
Review of The Enigma of Ethnicity: Another American Dilemma, by Wilbur Zelinsky,
Choice 39, no. 3 (November 2001): 600.
Review of Contested Territory: Whites, Native Americans and African Americans in
Oklahoma, by Murray Wickett, Choice 38, no. 9 (May 2001): 1682-3.
Review of “I Will Wear No Chain!”: A Social History of African American Males, by
Christopher Booker, Choice 38, no. 8 (April 2001): 1519.
Review of One Drop of Blood: The American Misadventure of Race, by Scott
Malcomson, Choice 38, no. 7 (March 2001): 1331.
Review of America’s Banquet of Cultures: Harnessing Ethnicity, Race, and Immigration
in the Twenty-First Century, by Ronald Fernandez, Choice 38, no. 4 (December 2000):
Review of To Make Our World Anew: A History of African Americans,
ed. by Robin D.G. Kelley and Earl Lewis, Choice 38, no. 4 (December 2000): 768.
Review of The Ilse: First-Generation Korean Immigrants in Hawai’i, 1903-1973,
by Wayne Patterson, Choice 38, no. 1 (September 2000): 204.
Review of Black Judas: William Hannibal Thomas and The American Negro,
by John David Smith, Choice 37, no. 11/12 (July/August 2000): 2041.
Review of Leading the Race: The Transformation of the Black Elite in the Nation’s
Capital, 1880-1920, by Jacqueline M. Moore, Choice 37, no. 9 (May 2000): 1707-1708.
Review of Racial Situations: Class Predicaments of Whiteness in Detroit, by John
Hartigan, Choice 37, no. 8 (April 2000): 1551-1552.
Review of The African-American History of Nashville, Tennessee, 1780-1930:
Elites and Dilemmas, by Bobby L. Lovett, Choice 37, no. 6 (February 2000): 1157.
Review of Race, Police, and The Making of a Political Identity: Mexican Americans and
the Los Angeles Police Department, 1990-1945, by Edward Escobar, Choice 37, no. 6
(February 2000): 1176.
Review of Divided Destiny: A History of Japanese Americans in Seattle,
by David Takami, Choice 36, no. 11/12 (July-August 1999): 2006.
Review of Portuguese Spinner: An American Story: Stories of History, Culture and Life From Portuguese Americans in Southeastern New England, edited by Marsha McCabe and Joseph Thomas, Choice 36, no. 10 (June 1999): 1853.
Review of All We Had Was Each Other: An Oral History of the Black Community of Madison, Indiana, by Don Wallis, Choice 36, no. 9 (May 1999): 1674.
Review of Too Heavy A Load: Black Women in Defense of Themselves, 1894-1994,
by Deborah Gray White, Choice 36, no. 8 (April 1999):1521.
Review of The Puerto Rican Movement: Voices From the Diaspora, edited by Andres Torres and Jose E. Velazquez, Choice 36, no. 5 (January 1999):948.
Review of Blacks in the Jewish Mind: A Crisis of Liberalism, by Seth Forman, Choice
36, no. 4 (December 1998):742.
Review of African-American Mosaic: Library of Congress Internet Resource Guide, Choice 36, no. 2 (October 1998):377-78.
Review of Crosscurrents: African Americans, Africa and Germany in the Modern
World, edited by David McBride, Leroy Hopkins, and C. Aisha Blackshire-Belay, Choice 36, no. 2 (October 1998):378.
Review of Long Way To Go: Black and White in America, by Jonathan Coleman,
Choice 35, no. 10 (June 1998):1770.
Review of My Life and an Era: The Autobiography of Buck Colbert Franklin, by Buck Colbert Franklin (edited by John Hope Franklin), Choice 35, no. 7 (March 1998): 1252.