Duchess Harris Collection

  • INTRODUCING THE

    DUCHESS HARRIS
    COLLECTION

    EXCLUSIVELY FROM ABDO

    A compelling line of books providing scholarly expertise with collegiate perspectives for mid- and high-level grades

     

    Read the Press Release about this new collection of titles


Titles by Duchess Harris


Series by Duchess Harris COMING SOON! Available December 15, 2017

  • American Values and Freedoms

    6-book Set

    • Freedom of Religion
    • Freedom of the Press
    • Governmental Checks and Balances
    • The Right to Bear Arms
    • The Right to Protest
    • The Right to Vote

  • Being Female in America

    6-book Set

    • Growing Up a Girl
    • Male Privilege
    • Sexism and Race
    • Sexism at Work
    • Sexism in Politics
    • Sexism in the Media

  • News Literacy

    6-book Set

    • Advertising Overload
    • The Fake News Phenomenon
    • How Journalists Work
    • Uncovering Bias in the News
    • Why News Matters
    • Your Personalized Internet

  • Protest Movements

    6-book Set

    • Black Lives Matter
    • Boston Tea Party
    • Civil Rights Sit-Ins
    • Environmental Protests
    • Political Resistance in the Current Age
    • Women’s Suffrage

Meet Duchess Harris

AUTHORPROFESSORSCHOLAR

Professor Harris is the chair of the American Studies department at Macalester College and curator of the Duchess Harris Collection of ABDO books. She is the author and coauthor of recently released ABDO books including Hidden Human Computers: The Black Women of NASA, Black Lives Matter, and Race and Policing.

Before working with ABDO, she authored several other books on the topics of race, culture, and American history. She served as an associate editor for Litigation News, the American Bar Association Section of Litigation’s quarterly flagship publication, and was the first editor in chief of Law Raza, an interactive online journal covering race and the law, published at William Mitchell College of Law. She has earned a PhD in American Studies from the University of Minnesota and a JD from William Mitchell College of Law.


Watch Duchess Harris Present

The Laura C. Harris Symposium

Denison University • October 19th, 2017

Video credits: Recorded, produced, and provided by Denison University Media Technology Services