Recommended Readings

Bindas, Kenneth J. Remembering the Great Depression in the Rural South. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2007.

Blight, David W. Race and Reunion: The Civil War in American Memory. Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2002.

Blight, David W. American Oracle: The Civil War in the Civil Rights Era. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2011.

Brown, Thomas J. Civil War Canon: Sites of Confederate Memory in South Carolina. University of North Carolina Press, 2015.

Brundage, W. Fitzhugh. Where These Memories Grow: History, Memory, and Southern Identity. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2000.

Cox, L. Karen. Dixie’s Daughters: The United Daughters of the Confederacy and the Preservation of Confederate Culture. University Press of Florida, 2003.

Dickey, Jennifer W. A Tough Little Patch of History: Gone with the Wind and the Politics of Memory. University of Arkansas Press, 2014.

Dickinson, Greg, Carole Blair, and Brian L. Ott. Places of Public Memory: The Rhetoric of Museums and Memorials. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2010.

Doss, Erika. Memorial Mania: Public Feeling in America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012.

Dubin, Steven C. Displays of Power: Controversy in the American Museum from the Enola Gay to Sensation. New York and London: New York University Press, 1999.

Eskew, Glenn T., “Selling the Civil Rights Movement through Black Political Empowerment in Selma, Alabama.” In Destination Dixie: Tourism & Southern History, ed. by Karen L. Cox. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2012

Fahs, Alice, and Joan Waugh. The Memory of the Civil War in American Culture. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004.

Fitzpatrick, Ellen F. History’s Memory: Writing America’s Past, 1880-1980. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2002.

Glassberg, David. Sense of History: The Place of the Past in American Life. Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts Press, 2001.

Greenberg, Kenneth S. Nat Turner: A Slave Rebellion in History and Memory. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004.

Holzer, Harold. Emancipating Lincoln: The Proclamation in Text, Context, and Memory. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2012.

Jackson, Antoinette T. Speaking for the Enslaved: Heritage Interpretation at Antebellum Plantation Sites. Walnut Creek, CA: Left Coast Press, 2012.

Kelman, Ari. A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling over the Memory of Sand Creek. Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2015.

Kreiser, Lawrence A., and Randal Allred. The Civil War in Popular Culture: Memory and Meaning. University Press of Kentucky, 2015.

Lewis, Catherine M. The Changing Face of Public History: The Chicago Historical Society and the Transformation of an American Museum. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2005.

Levin, Amy K. Defining Memory: Local Museums and the Construction of History in America’s Changing Communities. Lanham: AltaMira Press, 2007.

Levin, Kevin M. Remembering the Battle of the Crater: War as Murder. University Press of Kentucky, 2012.

Levinson, Sanford. Written in Stone: Public Monuments in Changing Societies. Durham: Duke University Press, 1998.

Meringolo, Denise D. Museums, Monuments, and National Parks: Toward a New Genealogy of Public History. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2012.

Pfeifer, Michael J. Lynching beyond Dixie: American Mob Violence outside the South. Urbana-Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2013.

Romano, Renee Christine., and Leigh Raiford. The Civil Rights Movement in American Memory. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 2006.

Rosenzweig, Roy, and David P. Thelen. The Presence of the Past: Popular Uses of History in American Life. New York: Columbia University Press, 2000.

Savage, Kirk. Monument Wars: Washington, D.C., the National Mall, and the Transformation of the Memorial Landscape. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2011.

Savage, Kirk. Standing Soldiers, Kneeling Slaves: Race, War, and Monument in Nineteenth-century America. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1999.

Stanton, Cathy. The Lowell Experiment: Public History in a Postindustrial City. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2006.

Stier, Oren Baruch. Committed to Memory: Cultural Mediations of the Holocaust. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2009.

Tetrault, Lisa. The Myth of Seneca Falls: Memory and the Women’s Suffrage Movement, 1848-1898. University of North Carolina Press, 2014.

Thornton, John K. The Kongolese Saint Anthony: Dona Beatriz Kimpa Vita and the Antonian Movement, 1684-1706. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 1998.

Tolnay, Stewart Emory and E. M. Beck. 1995. A Festival of Violence : An Analysis of Southern Lynchings, 1882-1930. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

Walker, Melissa. Southern Farmers and Their Stories: Memory and Meaning in Oral History. Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 2006.