By Raymond Arsenault,Orville Vernon Burton

Dixie Redux: Essays in Honor of Sheldon Hackney brings jointly essays through many of the nation's so much distinctive Southern historians. each one contributor has a private in addition to expert connection to Sheldon Hackney, a individual pupil in his personal correct who served as Provost of Princeton college, president of Tulane college and the collage of Pennsylvania, and the chairman of the nationwide Endowment for the Humanities.

In quite a few roles - instructor, mentor, colleague, administrator, author, and good friend - Sheldon Hackney used to be a resource of knowledge, empowerment, and clever tips in the course of greater than 4 a long time of ancient and academic fulfillment. His existence, either in and out the academy, excited by matters heavily regarding civil rights, social justice, and the vagaries of race, classification, nearby tradition, and nationwide identification. each one essay during this quantity touches upon a number of of those vital concerns - issues that lively Hackney's scholarly life.

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