Resources

Archives

Ball State University Archives and Special Collections
Muncie, IN

Black Metropolis Research Consortium
Chicago, IL

Bronzeville / Black Chicagoan Historical Society
Chicago, IL

Chicago History Museum
Chicago, IL

Indiana State University Library Special Collections
Terre Haute, IN

Roosevelt University Library and Archives
Chicago, IL

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
New York, NY

Stony Island Arts Bank
Chicago, IL

University of Chicago Special Collections Research Center
Chicago, IL

University of Illinois at Chicago Special Collections and Archives
Chicago, IL

Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection
Chicago, IL

 

Books

Chicago’s New Negroes: Modernity, the Great Migration, and Black Urban Life
Davarian L. Baldwin

Import of the Archive: U.S. Colonial Rule of the Philippines and the Making of American Archival History
Cheryl Beredo

Dark Matters: On the Surveillance of Blackness
Simone Browne

Listening to Images
Tina M. Campt

American Socialism and Black Americans: From the Age of Jackson to World War II
Philip S. Foner

Bessie Coleman: The Brownskin Lady Bird
Elizabeth Freydberg

Dispossessed Lives: Enslaved Women, Violence, and the Archive
Marisa J. Fuentes

The Black Chicago Renaissance
Darlene Clark Hine & John McCluskey Jr. (eds.)

Marxism in United States History Before the Russian Revolution
Oakley C. Johnson

Beyond the Archives: Research as a Lived Process
Gesa E. Kirsch and Liz Rohan

Seeing Red: Federal Campaigns against Black Militancy, 1919-1925
Theodore Kornweibel

Mierle Laderman Ukeles: Maintenance Art
Patricia C. Phillips

Critical Ethnography: Method, Ethics, and Performace
D. Soyini Madison

In the Wake: On Blackness and Being
Christina Sharpe

The Inventive Spirit of African Americans: Patented Ingenuity
Patricia Carter Sluby

A. Philip Randolph: The Religious Journey of an African American Labor Leader
Cynthia Taylor

The Archive and the Repertoire: Performing Cultural Memory in the Americas
Diana Taylor

America’s First Black Socialist: The Radical Life of Peter H. Clark
Nikki M. Taylor

 

Articles

“The Historical Context and Political Significance Of Harlem’s Street Scholar Community”
Ralph L. Crowder

“How Do You Archive the Sky?”
Tara Hart

“Confronting Our Failure of Care Around the Legacies of Marginalized People in the Archives”
Bergis Jules

“Mapping Archival Silence: Technology and the Historical Record”
Marlene Manoff

“Consent’s Revenge”
Audra Simpson

“Wampum, Sequoyan, and Story: Decolonizing the Digital Archive”
Nikki M. Taylor

“Born Archival: The Ebb and Flow of Digital Documents from the Field”
Mark Turin

“Scrapbooking Settler Colonialism: Lists, Hotchkiss Guns, and Temporalities of Violence”
Kelly Wisecup