- A Chosen Exile' Black People Passing In White America
- Allyson hobbs
- Siding Contractors Residential Roofing
- Za Sitemap
A Chosen Exile' Black People Passing In White America
After that, she worked at an advertising agency in New York City for a few years. It was through her experience there that she determined she wanted to pursue her book and a teaching.
“You know, we have that in our own family too.” That was the bombshell, the offhand remark that plunged historian Allyson Hobbs, AM’02, Ph D’09, into a 12-year odyssey to understand racial passing in America—the triumphs and possibilities, secrets and sorrows, of African Americans who crossed the color line and lived as white.
Siding Contractors Residential Roofing
As a first-year graduate student at the University of Chicago, Hobbs happened to mention to her aunt the subject of passing, a casual curiosity sparked by the Harlem Renaissance writers she was reading in school.
Allyson Hobbs is an Assistant Professor in the Department of History at Stanford University.
Allyson hobbs dissertation:
Rating: 95 / 100
Overall: 88 Rates