Jefferson at Monticello: Recollections of a Monticello Slave and of a Monticello Overseer edited by James A. Bear, Jr.
Education in Black and White: Myles Horton and the Highlander Center’s Vision of Social Justice by Stephen Preskill
The Harlan Renaissance: Stories of Black Life in Appalachian Coal Towns by William H. Turner
Bessie Smith: A Poet’s Biography of a Blues Legend by Jackie Kay
John Henry and His People: The Historical Origin and Lore of America’s Great Folk Ballad by John Garst
In The True Blue’s Wake: Slavery and Freedom Among the Families of Smithfield Plantation by Daniel B. Thorp