Timuel D Black Jr

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General Information

Name: Timuel D Black Jr

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction, History

Born: 1918 in Birmingham, Alabama

Website: N/A

Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

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.

Published Works

  • 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

ISBN: 0810123150
Release Date: 2005-02-22

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Timuel D Black Jr on WorldCat


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