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Alexander Payne: Interviews

Anywhere But Here: Black Intellectuals in the Atlantic World and Beyond

The Architecture of William Nichols: Building the Antebellum South in North Carolina, Alabama, and Mississippi

Asian Comics

Assassins, Eccentrics, Politicians, and Other Persons of Interest: Fifty Pieces from the Road

Autobiographical Comics: Life Writing in Pictures

Baz Luhrmann: Interviews

Behold the Proverbs of a People: Proverbial Wisdom in Culture, Literature, and Politics

Black and Brown Planets: The Politics of Race in Science Fiction

Boys Love Manga and Beyond: History, Culture, and Community in Japan

The Civil War in Mississippi: Major Campaigns and Battles

Clockwork Rhetoric: The Language and Style of Steampunk

The Complete Folktales of A. N. Afanas'ev: Volume I

Conversations with Jerome Charyn

Conversations with Steve Martin

Critical Interventions in Caribbean Politics and Theory

Dave Sim: Conversations

Death, Disability, and the Superhero: The Silver Age and Beyond

Ed King's Mississippi: Behind the Scenes of Freedom Summer

Eleanor H. Porter's Pollyanna: A Children's Classic at 100

Faulkner and Film

Free Jazz/Black Power

Gone to the Grave: Burial Customs of the Arkansas Ozarks, 1850-1950

The Grenada Revolution: Reflections and Lessons

Harmony Korine: Interviews

He Stopped Loving Her Today: George Jones, Billy Sherrill, and the PrettyMuch Totally True Story of the Making of the Greatest Country Record of All Time

Hearths of Darkness: The Family in the American Horror Film, Updated Edition

Howard Chaykin: Conversations

Insider Histories of Cartooning: Rediscovering Forgotten Famous Comics and Their Creators

Japanese Animation: East Asian Perspectives

Joan Blondell: A Life between Takes

The Lakes of Pontchartrain: Their History and Environments

Listen to This: Miles Davis and "Bitches Brew"

A Mickey Mouse Reader

Mississippi Eyes: The Story and Photography of the Southern Documentary Project

Mississippi in the Civil War: The Home Front

The Mississippi Secession Convention: Delegates and Deliberations in Politics and War, 1861-1865

The Music of the Netherlands Antilles: Why Eleven Antilleans Knelt before Chopin's Heart

Negotiating Difference in French Louisiana Music: Categories, Stereotypes, and Identifications

Perilous Place, Powerful Storms: Hurricane Protection in Coastal Louisiana

Peter Bogdanovich: Interviews

The Port Royal Experiment: A Case Study in Development

Rolland Golden: Life, Love, and Art in the French Quarter

The Search for Good Wine: From the Founding Fathers to the Modern Table

Searching for the New Black Man: Black Masculinity and Women's Bodies

Seth: Conversations

Song of My Life: A Biography of Margaret Walker

Southern Ladies and Suffragists: Julia Ward Howe and Women's Rights at the 1884 New Orleans World's Fair

The State of Health and Health Care in Mississippi

Time in Television Narrative: Exploring Temporality in Twenty-First-Century Programming

To Write in the Light of Freedom: The Newspapers of the 1964 Mississippi Freedom Schools

Until You Are Dead, Dead, Dead: The Hanging of Albert Edwin Batson

A Vulgar Art: A New Approach to Stand-Up Comedy

Walt before Mickey: Disney's Early Years, 1919-1928

Wednesdays in Mississippi: Proper Ladies Working for Radical Change, Freedom Summer 1964


An Examination of Mississippi Freedom Schools

The Mississippi Freedom Schools changed lives. They opened doors for students and created exciting new possibilities for thousands of young black Mississippians who attended them during the summer of 1964. A largely unknown aspect of the Freedom Summer Movement, Mississippi Freedom Schools were a series of voluntary schools conducted across the state during Freedom Summer. Still racially

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