Land and the GND

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Mabel O. Wilson, e-flux architecture


Elizabeth Dodd, Places Journal, 2018


Our History is the Future:Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance

Nick Estes, Verso Books, 2019

Forgotten Time: The Yazoo-Mississippi Delta after the
Civil War

John Willis, University of Virginia Press, 2000

Development Arrested: The Blues and Plantation Power in Mississippi

Clyde Woods, Verso Books, 1998

White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America

Nancy Issenberg, Penguin, 2017

The Machine in the Garden: Technology and the Pastoral Idea in America

Leo Marx, Oxford University Press, 1964

Gone Home: Race and Roots through Appalachia

Karida Brown, University of North Carolina Press, 2018

Power and Powerlessness

John Gaventa, Power and Powerlessness: Quiescence and Rebellion in an Appalachian Valley, University of Illinois Press, 1982

No Design on Stolen Land

Pierre Belanger, et al, 2020

Journal Articles

Freedom and the Slave Landscape

Rebecca Ginsburg, Landscape Journal

Land Justice as a Historical Diagnostic: Thinking with Detroit

Sara Safransky, Annals of the American Association of Geographers

Farm Workers and the Fair Labor Standards Act: Racial Discrimination in the New Deal

Mark Linder, Texas Law Review