Lynching in America: A History in Documents - Waldrep, Christopher, Professor (Editor)

Whether conveyed through newspapers, photographs, or Billie Holliday's haunting song "Strange Fruit," lynching has immediate and graphic connotations for all who hear the word. Images of lynching are generally unambiguous: black victims hanging from trees, often surrounded by gawking white mobs. While this picture of lynching tells a distressingly ... Read More

Lynching in America: A History in Documents 2006, New York University Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780814793992

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