May 30, 2010
Weekly Book List, May 31, 2010
African American History Reconsidered by Pero Gaglo Dagbovie (University of Illinois Press; 255 pages; $75 hardcover, $25 paperback). Topics include the "hip hop generation's" relationship to black history and its interpretation.
Democratic Insecurities: Violence, Trauma, and Intervention in Haiti by Erica Caple James (University of California Press; 357 pages; $60 hardcover, $24.95