Bruce E. Baker

Bruce E. Baker, 2012, photo by Isabel Baker




Bruce E. Baker is a scholar specializing in the history and culture of the working people of the South and other aspects of American history. Educated at Clemson University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, he has worked in the United Kingdom since 2004.


NEW! The preliminary schedule is available for the Freedoms Gained and Lost: Reinterpreting Reconstruction in the Atlantic World conference, hosted by the Carolina Lowcountry and Atlantic World Program at College of Charleston, 16-18 March 2018, where I will be giving the keynote address, entitled "What Was Reconstruction For?"

Recent reviews of Remembering Reconstruction: Struggles Over the Meaning of America's Most Tumultuous Era, co-edited with Carole Emberton (Louisiana State University Press, 2017) by John David Smith and Gaines Foster.


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