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Robin Bernstein, Dillon Professor of American History
and Professor of African and African American Studies and of Studies of Women, Gender, & Sexuality
rbernst at fas.harvard.edu
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Racial Innocence: Performing American Childhood from Slavery to Civil Rights
. New York: New York University Press, 2011.
Staging Lesbian and Gay New York
The Cambridge Companion to the Literature of New York City
edited by Bryan Waterman and Cyrus RK Patell
, 201-217. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Review of Self-Taught: African American Education in Slavery and Freedom by Heather Andrea Williams
, 1, 87-89.
Review of Clinging to Mammy: The Faithful Slave in Twentieth-Century America by Micki McElya,
Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth
, 1, 151-153.
Dances with Things: Material Culture and the Performance of Race
, no. 101 (2009): 67-94.
‘Never Born’: Angelina Weld Grimké’s Rachel as Ironic Response to Topsy
Journal of American Drama and Theatre
19, no. 2 (2007): 61-75.
Cast Out: Queer Lives in Theater
. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 2006.
‘Too Realistic’ and ‘Too Distorted’: The Attack on Louise Fitzhugh’s Harriet the Spy and the Gaze of the Queer Child
Critical Matrix: The Princeton Journal of Women, Gender, and Culture
12, no. 1-2 (2001): 26-47.
Rodney King, Shifting Modes of Vision, and Anna Deavere Smith’s Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992
Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism
14, no. 2 (2000): 121-134.
Inventing a Fishbowl: White Supremacy and the Critical Reception of Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun
42 (1999): 16-27.
Terrible, Terrible! A Jewish Folktale Retold
. Kar-Ben, 1998.
Bernstein, Robin, and Seth Clark Silberman
Generation Q: Gays, Lesbians, and Bisexuals Born Around 1969’s Stonewall Riots Tell Their Stories of Growing Up in the Age of Information
. Los Angeles, CA: Alyson Publications, 1996.
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