Department of African American Studies
PO Box 208212
New Haven, CT 06520-8212
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Marcus Hunter has published a new book, Black Citymakers: How The Philadelphia Negro Changed Urban America (Oxford Up, 2013). "Black Citymakers"] revisits the Black Seventh Ward, documenting a century of banking and tenement collapses, housing activism, black-led anti-urban renewal mobilization, and post-Civil Rights political change from the perspective of the Black Seventh Warders. Read more....