"Race, Crime and Punishment in To Kill a Mockingbird and Beyond," Hudson Public Library, January 8, 2015

Memory Work:


2010 OAH Conference:

Renee C. Romano  Oberlin College

Robert S. Danforth Professor of History, Comparative American Studies and Africana Studies

Doing Recent History:

​​Radio / PodCasts​​

  • American Historical Review interview with authors from Historians on Hamilton, August 2018
  • Discussion of Historians on Hamilton on The Sound of Applause, July 16, 2018
  • Discussion of Historians on Hamilton on In the Past Lane with Edward O'Donnell, May 23, 2018
  • Interview about the Loving decision on Sense of Place​ with Minella Matani, June 14, 2017  
  • Interview about America's complicated memorial history on The Takeaway, February 19, 2016
  • Interview about Racial Reckoning with Daniel Hochheiser on "Talkin Law," February 11, 2015 
  • "Race and Criminal Justice: NYC, Ferguson, and Cleveland" on The Takeaway, National Public Radio, December 5, 2014 (Listen here)
  • Discussion of Racial Reckoning with Dr. Alvin, October 28, 2014 (Listen here)
  • Interview about Racial Reckoning with John Hockenberry on The Takeaway, National Public Radio, October 15, 2014 ​(Listen here)
  • Discussant on the Jim Crow Museum of Racial Memorabilia, The Takeaway, National Public Radio, April 26, 2012 (Listen here)
  • Discussant on "New Study Shows Growing Race and Acceptance of Interracial Marriage," The Takeaway, National Public Radio, February 17, 2012 (Listen here)
  • "Multiraciality is As Old As This Country: Gender, Sexuality, and Race Mixing" with Professor Renee Romano, podcast, Is That Your Child?, February 10, 2012. (Listen here)