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The OAH Distinguished Lectureship Program


N. D. B. Connolly

N. D. B. ConnollyN. D. B. Connolly is the Herbert Baxter Adams Associate Professor of History at Johns Hopkins University. His research considers racism and the American presidency, capitalism, racial segregation, West Indian immigration to the United States, and the relationship between community building and real estate development. Raised in South Florida, he is the author of A World More Concrete: Real Estate and the Remaking of Jim Crow South Florida (2014), winner of the OAH Liberty Legacy Foundation Award. In addition to teaching, writing, and speaking widely to journalists as well as to the public, Connolly serves on the executive board of the Urban History Association. In 2009 he won the Arthur Fondiler Award for Best Dissertation, and in 2010 he received the Institute for the Humanities' "Emerging Scholars Prize" at the University of Michigan. In 2017 he became a cohost of the podcast BackStory.

Lectures

Video

Rethinking Jim Crow Segregation

This lecture was presented as the Joseph P. del Tufo Annual Lecture, sponsored by the Delaware Humanities Forum, at the University of Delaware-Wilmington in October 2016. Recorded by Teleduction.


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