Marcy Sacks

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Chair and John S. Ludington Endowed Professor of History
U.S. History/African-American History

Office: Robinson Hall 211
Phone: 517/629-0298
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Courses Offered




Scholarly Activity

Current research projects:

"The Other Side of Reconstruction: Black Northerners Confront the Aftermath of Southern Emancipation."


Joe Louis: Sports and Race in Twentieth Century America. Routledge.  Forthcoming.
Before Harlem: The Black Experience in New York City Before World War I.  University of Pennsylvania Press (October 2006).

Selected Articles:

Research Interests:

African American History, U.S. Social and Cultural History.