WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON, "RACISM IN THE UNITED STATES" (16 OCTOBER 1995):

SUGGESTED READINGS, AUDIO-VISUAL MATERIALS, AND ON-LINE RESOURCES

 

Readings

Aune, James Arnt and Enrique Rigsby, eds. Civil Rights Rhetoric and the American Presidency. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2005.

BaKhufu, Auset. The Six Black Presidents, Black Blood: White Masks. Washington, D.C.: PIK2 Publications, 1993.

Clinton to Talk About Race in University Speech Monday.” San Francisco Chronicle, 14 October 1995, A6.

Clinton, William.  “The President's Radio Address October 14, 1995,” Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States. http://www.gpo.gov/nara/pubpaps/photoidx.html; 1592-1593.  

Cottman, Michael. Million Man March. New York: Crown Trade Paperback, 1995.

Hamilton, Nigel. Bill Clinton: An American Journey. New York: Random House, 2003.

Husseini, Sam. “The Problem of Racism is Not Black and White,” Poverty & Race Research Action Council. http://www.prrac.org/full_text.php?text_ id=329&item_id=3356&newsletter_id=36&header=Race+%2F+Racism.

Maraniss, David. First in His Class. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1995.

McDonald, Greg. Clinton in Texas for Votes, Cash/Speech to Tackle U.S. Race Relations.” Houston Chronicle, 16 October 1995, 1.

Morris, Dick. Behind the Oval Office: Winning the Presidency in the Nineties. New York: Random House, 1997.

O’Reilly, Kenneth. Nixon’s Piano: Presidents and Racial Politics from Washington to Clinton. New York: Free Press, 1995.

Parry-Giles, Shawn J., and Trevor Parry-Giles. “Collective Memory, Political Nostalgia, and the Rhetorical Presidency: Bill Clinton’s Commemoration of the March on Washington, August 28, 1998.” Quarterly Journal of Speech. 86 (November 2000): 417-437.

Renshow, Stanley A. High Hopes: The Clinton Presidency and the Politics of Ambition. New York: New University Press, 1996.

Riley, Russell. The Presidency and the Politics of Racial Inequality: Nation-Keeping from 1831 to 1965. New York: Columbia University Press, 1999.

Schier, Steven E., ed. The Postmodern Presidency: Bill Clinton’s Legacy in U.S. Politics. Pittsburg: University of Pittsburg Press, 2000.

Shields, Todd G., Jeannie. M. Whayne, and Donald. R. Kelley, eds. The Clinton Riddle: Perspective on the Forty-Second President. Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 2004.

Stuckey, Mary E. Defining Americans: The Presidency and National Identity. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 2004.

 

Audio-Visual Materials

 

Kennedy, Kathleen. The Million Man March. Cable News Network (CNN), 1995. Videocassette.

Lee, Spike. Get on the Bus. Columbia TriStar Home Video, 2000. Videocassette.

“The Million Man March.” CNN. http://www-cgi.cnn.com /US/9510/megamarch / march.html.

“William J. Clinton.” Video/Audio Archive. American Presidency Project. http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/medialist.php?presid=42.

 

On-Line Resources

 

Clinton Foundation. http://www.clintonfoundation.org/.

Clinton Presidential Materials Project. http://clinton5.nara.gov/.

"A Dialogue on Race with the President." PBS. http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/race_relations/OneAmerica/oneamerica.html

“White House Panel Joins the Online Newshour for Race Dialogue July 22, 1997.” PBS. http://www.pbs.org/newshour/forum/july97/race_7-3.html.

"William Jefferson Clinton." Americanpresidents.org. http://www.americanpresident.org/history/billclinton/.

William J. Clinton Presidential Library & Museum. http://www.clintonlibrary.gov/.