Black Prison Organizing in the Civil Rights Era
by Dan Berger
A pathbreaking book that offers a bold reconsideration of twentieth century black activism, the prison system, and the origins of mass incarceration.
Chained in Silence: Black Women and Convict Labor in the New South, by Talitha Leflouria (publication expected 2015)
Home Front: The Restrictive Covenant Cases and the Making of the Civil Rights Movement, by Jeffrey Gonda (publication expected 2015)
In Love and Struggle: James and Grace Lee Boggs, Black Power, and the Next American Revolution, by Stephen Ward (publication expected 2015)
Courage Under Fire: African Americans and the FDNY, by David Goldberg (publication expected 2015)
What Difference does Difference Make?: A History of Gay and Lesbian Identity Politics Since Stonewall, by David Palmer (publication expected 2015)
For more information about these and other JPP books, check out the forthcoming books page.