Course Materials


Syllabus, Black women in the black freedom struggle_Spring 2019

Schedule_Discussion Leading

Discussion Leading (guide)

BWBFS_Second short essay

Chicago Manual of Style

Prompts_BWBFS_First Short Essay

Brian Purnell_Freedom North Studies, the Long Civil Rights Movement, and Twentieth Century Liberalism in American Cities (review essay/historiography)

Guide to Research Paper_BWBFS

Understanding History_abbreviated

Brief Suggestions for Writing History



Angela Y. Davis, Angela Y. Davis, Women, Race, and Class

Oral histories:

Civil Rights History Project

Civil Rights History Project/Digital Humanities@UNC

Documenting the American South: Oral Histories of the American South

Southern Oral History Program

Southern Oral History Archive-The Marian Cheek Jackson Center

SNCC Digital Gateway

The Black Press

Black Studies Center

The Freedom Archives


ProQuest History Vault, NAACP, CORE, Women’s Studies