Upcoming Publications

  • Birthright Citizens: A History of Race and Rights in Antebellum America Martha S. Jones. Forthcoming from Cambridge University Press in Summer 2018. Available to pre-order via Amazon and Cambridge University Press. Before the Civil War, colonization schemes and black laws threatened to deport former slaves born in the United States. Birthright Citizens recovers the story of how African American activists remade national belonging through battles in legislatures, ... Read more