Timuel D Black Jr
Pen Name: None
Genres: Non-Fiction, History
Born: 1918 in Birmingham, Alabama
Black was raised in Chicago and spent the rest of his life there.
Biographical and Professional Information
Timuel D. Black is a foremost authority on the Great Migration. He is a Chicago socialist and long time friend and colleague of President Barack Obama. Black is a Professor (emeritus) of the City College of Chicago. He serves on the Advisory Board of the Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism, a position he has held since at least 2002.
- Bridges of Memory: Chicago's First Wave of Black Migration (with John Hope Franklin), Northwestern University Press, 2005
- Bridges of Memory Volume 2: Chicago's Second Generation of Black Migration, Northwestern University Press, 2008
Titles at Your Library
Bridges of Memory: Chicago's First Wave of Black Migration
Release Date: 2005-02-22
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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