Democracy Betrayed: The Wilmington Race Riot of 1898 and Its Legacy

Edited by David S. Cecelski and Timothy B. Tyson
With a Foreword by John Hope Franklin


From Democracy Betrayed: The Wilmington Race Riot of 1898 and Its Legacy, edited by David S. Cecelski and Timothy B. Tyson. Copyright 1998, The University of North Carolina Press. Reproduction in any form is prohibited without the express permission of the Press. For additional information about this book, see the links below.




About the Book
Foreword
Contents
Preface
Acknowledgments
Contributors
Press Release
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C O N T E N T S

  1. Foreword by John Hope Franklin
  2. Preface
  3. Introduction
    Timothy B. Tyson and David S. Cecelski
  4. We Have Taken a City: A Centennial Essay
    H. Leon Prather Sr.
  5. Abraham H. Galloway: Wilmington's Lost Prophet and the Rise of Black Radicalism in the American South
    David S. Cecelski
  6. Murder, Memory, and the Flight of the Incubus
    Glenda E. Gilmore
  7. The Two Faces of Domination in North Carolina, 1800-1898
    Stephen Kantrowitz
  8. Captives of Wilmington: The Riot and Historical Memories of Political Conflict, 1865-1898
    Laura F. Edwards
  9. Love, Hate, Rape, Lynching: Rebecca Latimer Felton and the Gender Politics of Racial Violence
    LeeAnn Whites
  10. Class, Race, and Power in the New South: Racial Violence and the Delusions of White Supremacy
    Michael Honey
  11. Fear, Hope, and Struggle: Recasting Black North Carolina in the Age of Jim Crow
    Raymond Gavins
  12. Race, Rhetoric, and Revolution
    John Haley
  13. Violence, Manhood, and Black Heroism: The Wilmington Riot in Two Turn-of-the-Century African American Novels
    Richard Yarborough
  14. Wars for Democracy: African American Militancy and Interracial Violence in North Carolina during World War II
    Timothy B. Tyson
  15. Epilogue from Greensboro, North Carolina: Race and the Possibilities of American Democracy
    William H. Chafe
  16. Acknowledgments
  17. Contributors
  18. Index



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