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The OAH Distinguished Lectureship Program

Leonard N. Moore

Leonard N. MooreLeonard N. Moore is a professor of history and an associate vice-president at the University of Texas at Austin, where he has taught since 2007. Prior to that, he was a professor and administrator at Louisiana State University. He is the author of two books that focus on the black urban experience: Carl B. Stokes and the Rise of Black Political Power (2002) and Black Rage in New Orleans: Police Brutality and African American Activism from World War II to Hurricane Katrina (2010). He is currently working on a book about the 1972 National Black Political Convention in Gary, Indiana.