Courage to Dissent

Courage to Dissent:  Atlanta and the Long History of the Civil Rights Movement  (Oxford University Press, 2011)


  • Winner, 2012 Bancroft Prize in American History
  • Winner, 2012 Liberty Legacy Award, Organization of American Historians
  • Winner, 2012 John Phillip Reid Book Award, American Society Legal History
  • Winner, 2012 Charles S. Sydnor Award, Southern Historical Association
  • Winner, 2012 Lillian Smith Book Award
  • Winner, 2012 Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Legacy Award, Non-fiction