Adam Green

The University of Chicago

Bio

Adam Green is associate professor of American history at The University of Chicago.

Featured Work

Family leaving a damaged home after the Chicago race riots in 1919. CREDIT: <a href=https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Chicago_Race_Riot_1919_leaving_house.png>New York Public Library (CC)</a>

SEP 16, 2019 Podcast

The Crack-Up: The 1919 Race Riots & the Crucible of Chicago, with Adam Green

During the "Red Summer" of 1919 dozens of race riots flared up across the U.S., but the anti-African American violence in Chicago stood out because ...