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The Rosewood massacre : an archaeology and history of intersectional violence

Author: Edward González-Tennant; Paul A Shackel
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, 2019. ©2018
Series: Cultural heritage studies
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First paperback printingView all editions and formats
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"The Rosewood Massacre investigates the 1923 race riot that, in a weeklong series of events, devastated the predominantly African American community of Rosewood, Florida. The town was burned to the ground by neighboring Whites, and its citizens fled for their lives, never to return. None of the perpetrators were convicted. Very little documentation of the event and the ensuing court hearings survives today. The only  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward González-Tennant; Paul A Shackel
ISBN: 9780813056784 0813056780 9780813068060 0813068061
OCLC Number: 1135188500
Description: xiv, 226 pages : illustrations, cartes, graphiques ; 23 cm.
Contents: Studying racial violence in America : an introduction --
Development and demise of Rosewood --
Theorizing racial violence in American history --
Excavating Rosewood's past --
Intersectional violence in Rosewood and beyond --
Collaborative archaeology, social justice, and digital heritage in Rosewood --
Racial violence in American history : why the past matters.
Series Title: Cultural heritage studies
Responsibility: Edward González-Tennant ; foreword by Paul A. Shackel.

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Investigates the 1923 massacre that devastated the predominantly African American community of Rosewood, Florida. Edward Gonzalez-Tennant draws on cutting-edge GIS technology, census data, artifacts  Read more...

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An ambitious project with few precedents. . . . Gonzalez-Tennant argues that the underlying causes of the Rosewood Massacre can be traced to historical antagonisms of a national scale, and reflects Read more...

 
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