Raymond A. Brown and the Black Power Movement
Mellon-HBCU Fellowship, 2021-22
Professor of History, Prairie View A&M UniversityEmail
Will Guzmán is professor of history at Prairie View A&M University. His research interests are in African American history after 1865 and Afro-Puerto Rican history after 1873. He is the author of Civil Rights in the Texas Borderlands: Dr. Lawrence A. Nixon and Black Activism and coeditor of the Afro-Texans book series. Guzmán will research and write the story of New Jersey civil rights and criminal defense attorney Raymond A. Brown during his NHC fellowship.
- Dailey, Maceo C., Jr. Emmett J. Scott: Power Broker of the Tuskegee Machine. Edited by Will Guzmán, and David H. Jackson, Jr. Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, 2021.
- Guzmán, Will. Raymond A. Brown, Black Power’s Attorney. New York: Fordham University Press, forthcoming.
- Densu, Kwasi and Will Guzmán, eds. The Black Power Movement in Florida. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, forthcoming.
- Will Guzmán, and William T. Hoston, eds. ‘The Hill’ We Climbed: A History of Prairie View A&M University. Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, forthcoming.
- Guzmán, Will. Civil Rights in the Texas Borderlands: Dr. Lawrence A. Nixon and Black Activism. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2015.