Françoise N. Hamlin

Françoise Hamlin is an Associate Professor of History and Africana Studies at Brown University where she teaches courses in U.S. history and culture. She is the author of Crossroads at Clarksdale: The Black Freedom Struggle in the Mississippi Delta after World War II (published by the University of North Carolina Press, in 2012), which won the 2012 Berkshire Conference of Women Historians Book Prize and the 2013 Lillian Smith Book Award. These Truly Are The Brave: An Anthology of African American Writings on Citizenship and War is a co-edited anthology that the University of Florida Press will publish this summer.