AWARDS: Organization of American Historians 2018 List

Awardees of interest include Brittney C. Cooper, Tiya Miles (twice), Edward L. Ayers, Richard White, Ula Yvette Taylor, Deirdre Cooper Owens, Ashley D. Farmer, Tera W. Hunter, C. Riley Snorton (honorable mention), Alexandra J. Finley, and Nakia D. Parker.

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BLOGROLL: Miles on Slave Mistress Ghosts and Tourism

Tiya Miles on the haunted South:
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VIDEO: Public Historian Tiya Miles on Doing History

Tiya Miles (MacArthur “Genius” Fellow Cohort, ’11) discusses history and slavery in this video from the Macarthur Foundation:

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BOOK: Miles on The Dawn of Detroit

Tiya Miles, The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straits. The New Press, 2017.

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VIDEO: Scholars on History, Slavery, and Defining Black America

Historians and scholars discuss who is considered ‘black’ in America. In the video: Ira Berlin, Elsa Barkley Brown, Tiya Miles, Dylan Penningroth, and Deborah Gray White. May 20, 2016.

Video below:

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BOOK: Miles on the African-Indigenous Ties That Bind

Tiya Miles, Ties That Bind: The Story of an Afro-Cherokee Family in Slavery and Freedom. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005.

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