Jane Dailey

Jane Dailey is an Associate Professor of American History at the University of Chicago. Her books include Before Jim Crow: The Politics of Race in Post-Emancipation Virginia and Jumpin' Jim Crow: Southern Politics from Civil War to Civil Rights.

Books by Jane Dailey

  1. Book CoverThe Age of Jim Crow


    America’s racial history has been marked by both hard-won progress and sudden reversals of fortune.More