Adam Green

Associate Professor of American History and the College
Affiliated Faculty, Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture
PhD 1998 Yale University

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

Mailing Address

The University of Chicago
Department of History
1126 E. 59th Street, Mailbox 102
Chicago, IL 60637

Field Specialties

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


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.