Dark Days, Bright Nights: From Black Power to Barack Obama (Paperback)
A rising historian’s narrative chronicle of race in America, and the successes, failures, and stalemates of black leaders in the past fifty years
About the Author
Peniel E. Joseph is Professor of History at Tufts University and the author of the award-winning Waiting Til the Midnight Hour, as well as editor of The Black Power Movementand Neighborhood Rebels. The recipient of fellowships from Harvard University’s Charles Warren Center, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and the Ford Foundation, his essays have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Journal of American History, The Chronicle Review, Bookforum, and The American Historical Review. He lives in Somerville, Massachusetts.