SPECIAL to #ADPhD: Rael on “Lincoln’s Unfinished Work”
Patrick Rael

SPECIAL to #ADPhD: Rael on “Lincoln’s Unfinished Work”

Lincoln’s Unfinished Work Patrick Rael (Bowdoin College) Special to African Diaspora, Ph.D. Amidst the widespread discussions of Steven Spielberg’s recent film Lincoln, few have sought to place the film within its own tradition of Civil War films. There’s nothing new, of course, about focusing a film on the character of Abraham Lincoln, though it has … Continue reading

BOOK: Rael, et. al. on African-American Activism
Benjamin Quarles / Emma Jones Lapsansky / Frederick Cooper / George A. Levesque / James B. Stewart / James Oakes / James Oliver Horton / Jane H. Pease / Leon Litwack / Leslie M. Harris / Mia Bay / Patrick Rael / Shane White / William H. Pease

BOOK: Rael, et. al. on African-American Activism

Rael, Patrick, ed. African-American Activism before the Civil War: The Freedom Struggle in the Antebellum North. New edition. New York City, NY: Routledge, 2008. From the Routledge website: African-American Activism before the Civil War is the first collection of scholarship on the role of African Americans in the struggle for racial equality in the northern … Continue reading