Kennetta Hammond Perry
Ph.D. Michigan State University
Office: Brewster A308
Dr. Perry earned B.A. degrees in History and Political Science at North Carolina Central University and a doctoral degree in Comparative Black History from Michigan State University. Before arriving at East Carolina, she completed a predoctoral research fellowship at the University of Virginia's Carter G. Woodson Institute for African &African American Studies and served as a Provost's Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of History at Duke University. Additionally, she has received research support from the American Council of Learned Societies and she has served as a visiting faculty fellow at the Institute of Arts &Humanities at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
London Is The Place For Me:Black Britons, Citizenship and the Politics of Race (New York:Oxford University Press, 2015)
"'U.S. Negroes, Your Fight Is Our Fight!:Black Britons and the 1963 March on Washington" in Robin D.G. Kelley and Stephen Tuck, eds.The Other Special Relationship:Race, Rights and Riots in Britain and the United States (London:Palgrave, 2015).
"Black Britain and the Politics of Race in the Twentieth Century" History Compass 12, 8 (August, 2014):651-663.
"Little Rock" in Britain: Jim Crow's Transatlantic Topographies, Journal of British Studies 51, 1 (January, 2012): 155-177.
Review of From Scottsboro to Munich: Race and Political Culture in 1930s Britain by Susan D. Pennybacker, Atlantic Studies 8, 1 (March, 2011): 129-131.
Review of Left of Karl Marx: The Political Life of Black
Communist Claudia Jones, by Carol Boyce-Davies Journal of Twentieth Century
British History 20 (2009): 277-279.
HIST 1031: World Civilizations since 1500
HIST 3005: Black Europe: Europe & the African Diaspora
HIST 5122: U.S. Social and Cultural History since 1865
HIST 6930: Seminar in Atlantic World History
AAAS 1000: Introduction to African & African American Studies