248 pp., 6.125 x 9.25, 43 halftones, 4 maps, notes, bibl., index
Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-4696-3607-8
Published: September 2017
eBook ISBN: 978-1-4696-3608-5
Published: August 2017
Paperback ISBN: 978-1-4696-6404-0
Published: February 2021
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Drawing on nearly two decades of interviews with students, educators, and alumni, Pamela Grundy uses the history of a community’s beloved school to tell a broader American story of education, community, democracy, and race—all while raising questions about present-day strategies for school reform.
About the Author
Historian, author, and activist Pamela Grundy lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, where she pursues a variety of writing, teaching, and museum projects. Her previous books include the award-winning Learning to Win: Sports, Education, and Social Change in Twentieth-Century North Carolina.
For more information about Pamela Grundy, visit the Author Page.