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Adam Green Faculty Board Member, Karla Scherer Center for the Study of American Culture
Senior Fellow, Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts, the College
Office: The University of Chicago
Department of History
1126 E. 59th Street, Mailbox 102
Chicago, IL 60637

Social Science Research Building, room 204A – Office
Phone: (773) 702-3282 – Office telephone (773) 702-7550 – Fax Email Interests:

Modern US history; African American history; urban history; comparative racial politics; cultural economy

Associate Professor in the Departments of Race, Diaspora, & Indigeneity and History, and the College

Yale University, PhD '98

Recent Research / Recent Publications


Selling the Race: Culture and Community in Black Chicago, 1940–1955. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007.

Coeditor Charles Payne. Time Longer than Rope: Studies in African American Activism, 1850–1950. New York: New York University Press, 2003.