Among the first broad-based histories of Black college athletics, Derrick E. White's sweeping story complicates the heroic narrative of integration and grapples with the complexities and contradictions of one of the most important sources of Black pride in the twentieth century.
|Publisher:||The University of North Carolina Press|
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This admirably ambitious book demonstrates how much there is to learn from the history of HBCUs, while also bringing welcome context to the achievements of key figures in American sports history and the intricate dynamics of the civil rights movement.--Pamela Grundy, author of Learning to Win: Sports, Education, and Social Change in Twentieth-Century North Carolina