(This biography of the most celebrated African American in...)
This biography of the most celebrated African American in history provides a thorough re-examination of both the man and the Civil Rights Movement, showing how King grew into his leadership role and kept his faith when the movement weakened after 1965.
(This fully revised and updated second edition includes an...)
This fully revised and updated second edition includes an extended look at Black Power and a detailed analysis of the memorialization of King since his death, including President Obama’s 50th-anniversary address, and how conservative spokesmen have tried to appropriate King as an advocate of color-blindness.
Bachelor in History, Royal Holloway College, 1977. Master of Arts in American Studies, Institute United States Studies, London, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Keele, 1985.
Lecturer, Lancashire Polytech, Preston, England, 1985-1986;
lecturer, Leicester (England) Polytech, 1986-1988;
lecturer, Edge Hill College, Lancashire, England, 1988-1989;
lecturer, U. Nottingham (England), since 1989.
(This fully revised and updated second edition includes an...)2015
(This biography of the most celebrated African American in...)2002
(A lively, concise and cutting-edge biography of one of th...)2013
(Co-edited collection of European essays on role of histor...)2001
(Technology, Reform and Social Change (1893-1923).)1990
(A Photographic History by Peter Ling.)2003
(Co-edited. First Published in 1999. Routledge is an impri...)2014
Member British Association American Studies, Association American Studies (chair midlands branch since 1994), Organization of America Historians, Environmental History Society.
Married Saronne Rose Rubyan, September 12, 1981. Children: David, Martha, Gareth, Nathaniel. Married Marina Coslovi, June 21, 2016