E. James West

E. James West is a lecturer in modern U.S. history at the University of York. He is the author of Ebony Magazine and Lerone Bennett Jr.: Popular Black History in Postwar America (University of Illinois Press, 2020), Our Kind of Historian: The Work and Activism of Lerone Bennett Jr. (forthcoming, University of Massachusetts Press, 2022), and A House for the Struggle: The Black Press and the Built Environment in Chicago (forthcoming, 2022).