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Erik S. Gellman

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Connection to Illinois: Gellman lives in Chicago.

Biography: Erik Gellman is a professor in the History and Philosophy Department at Roosevelt University in Chicago. He holds a B.A. from Bates College and Ph.D. in History from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. Gellman specializes in the 19th and 20th Century United States. His research interests include African American and working-class history, social movements, and comparative ethnic and racial studies. He is the author of recent articles in the ''Journal of Southern History and Labor'' and is currently working on two forthcoming books, ''Labor's New Deal Prophets'' and ''Death Blow, Jim Crow!''


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Erik S. Gellman on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

The gospel of the working class :
ISBN: 9780252093333 OCLC: 785781223

University of Illinois Press, Urbana : ©2011.

How two southern ministers preached and practiced a vision of a more democratic America.