Beryl Satter

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General Information

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Name: Beryl Satter

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction, History

Born: 1959 in Chicago, Illinois


Website: www.ncas.rutgers.edu/beryl-satter

Email: satter@andromeda.rutgers.edu


Illinois Connection

She was raised in Chicago, Skokie, and Evanston, Illinois, and currently lives in New York City.

Biographical and Professional Information

Beryl Satter is Professor of History at Rutgers University-Newark, where she teaches courses on U.S. history, urban history, and women’s history. She has an M.A. degree from Harvard Divinity School and received her Ph.D. in American Studies from Yale University in 1992. Her book Family Properties: Race, Real Estate, and the Exploitation of Black Urban America won the 2009 National Jewish Book Award in History, the 2010 Liberty Legacy Award from the Organization of American Historians, and an Honorable Mention from the 2010 Lukas Book Prize committee. It is her second book.

Published Works

  • Each Mind a Kingdom: American Women, Sexual Purity, and the New Thought Movement, 1875-1920 , University of California Press, 1999
  • Family Properties: Race, Real Estate, and the Exploitation of Black Urban America , Metropolitan Books, 2009

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Each Mind a Kingdom: American Women, Sexual Purity, and the New Thought Movement, 1875-1920

ISBN: 0520217659
Release Date: 1999-08-02

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Family Properties: Race, Real Estate, and the Exploitation of Black Urban America

ISBN: 080507676X
Release Date: 2009-03-17

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Literary Awards

  • 2009 National Jewish Book Award in History, Family Properties


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Please contact Beryl at: satter@andromeda.rutgers.edu

External Links

Beryl Satter on WorldCat

Beryl Satter on Amazon

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