Individual Author Record
Name: Timuel D. Black, Jr.Pen Name: None Genre: History Non-Fiction Born: 1918 in Birmingham, Alabama
-- Timuel D. Black, Jr. on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=timuel++d+black+jr
Illinois ConnectionBlack was raised in Chicago and spent the rest of his life there.
Biographical and Professional InformationTimuel 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