SOURCES

Selected research material for The Spaces We Inherit:

Southern Horrors: Lynch Law in All Its Places - Ida B. Wells (1892)
The Souls of Black Folk - W.E.B. DuBois (1903)
Ku Klux Klan: Its Origin, Growth, and Disbandment - John C Lester (1905)
The Mind of Primitive Man – Franz Boas (1911)
NAACP's The Crisis archives (1910-30s)
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men – James Agee and Walker Evans (1941)
Killers of the Dream – Lillian Smith (1949)
Invisible Man – Ralph Ellison (1952)
The Strange Career of Jim Crow - C. Vann Woodward (1955)
Transcript: Emmett Till Trial September 1955 (1955)
Jet Magazine, Vol. 8, No. 19 (1955)
100 Years of Lynchings - Ralph Ginzburg (1962)
The Fire Next Time – James Baldwin (1963)
The Autobiography of Malcolm X  - Malcolm X and Alex Haley (1964)
Going to Meet the Man - James Baldwin (1965)
On Violence – Hannah Arendt (1970)
South to a Very Old Place – Albert Murray (1971)
The Denial of Death – Ernest Becker (1973)
A People’s History of the United States – Howard Zinn (1980)
Working from Memory - William Christenberry (1984)
Hate on Trial – Morris Dees (1993)
Behind the Mask of Chivalry - Nancy K. MacLean (1994)
Burning With Desire - Geoffrey Batchen (1999)
Without Sanctuary - James Allen (ed.), Hilton Als, Leon Litwak, and John Lewis (2000)
At the Hands of Persons Unknown – Philip Dray (2002)
Sons of Mississippi - Paul Hendrickson (2003)
Regarding the Pain of Others - Susan Sontag (2003)
Blood Done Sign My Name – Timothy Tyson (2004)
Lethal Punishment: Lynchings and Legal Executions in the South - Margaret Vandiver (2005)
Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome – Joy DeGruy (2005)
Sundown Towns - James W. Loewen (2005)
Psychogeography – Merlin Coverley (2006)
The Wild Places – Robert Macfarlane (2007)
Lynching Photographs - Dora Apel and Shawn Michelle Smith (2007)
The Cruel Radiance - Susie Linfield (2010)
There is Power in a Union - Philip Dray (2010)
Never Heard Such a Thing - Gustavus Stadler (2010)
The History of White People – Nell Irwin Painter (2010)
The New Jim Crow – Michelle Alexander (2010)
Imprisoned in a Luminous Glare - Leigh Raiford (2011)
Lynchings in the West: 1850-1935 - Ken Gonzales-Day (2011)
Wearing the Hempen Neck-tie - James E. Potter (2012)
Lynchings Beyond Dixie – Michael J. Pfeifer (2013)
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption - Bryan Stevenson (2014)
The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America – George Packer (2014)
The Case for Reparations - Ta-Nehisi Coates (The Atlantic, June 2014)
Romantic Violence: Memoirs of an American Skinhead - Christian Picciolini (2015)
White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide - Carol Anderson (2016)
The Lynching: The Epic Courtroom Battle that Brought Down the Klan – Laurence Leamer (2016)
The Blood of Emmett Till – Timothy B. Tyson (2017)
The Second Coming of the KKK - Linda Gordon (2017)