A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life

Streamed live on Feb 27, 2015

Historian Allyson Hobbs tells the story of countless African Americans who passed as white, leaving behind families and friends, roots and community. A book signing follows the program.

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One thought on “A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life

  1. I saw Allyson Hobbs speak at the Chicago Humanities Festival 2 years ago at the U of C campus. Her PhD is from the U of C.

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