As a scholar, Professor Painter has published numerous books, articles, reviews, and other essays. Her most recent books are The History of White People, Creating Black Americans and Southern History Across the Color Line. Six earlier books are also still in print.

Creating Black Americans, published by Oxford University Press, shows how African Americans have drawn on art and history to develop their identity in the United States.

Books Authored by Nell Painter
Books Edited by Nell Painter


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