Lectures > Waldo Martin
OUSD Teaching American History Grant, In-Service - March 21, 2002
Bender Room, Mills College, Oakland, California

“Teaching Frederick Douglass”  
Waldo Martin, Department of History
University of California, Berkeley
Waldo Martin link is Professor of History at University of California, Berkeley. Educated at Duke and University of California Berkeley, his publications include: The Mind of Frederick Douglass (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1984), "The Making of Black America," in Making America: The Society and Culture of the United States, edited by Luther S. Luedtke (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1992), 341-361, Brown v. Board of Education: A Brief History With Documents (NY: Bedford, 1998), and he was co-Editor with Patricia A. Sullivan of, Civil Rights in the United States: An Encyclopedia (NY: Macmillan, 2000). He has also worked as academic advisor for the acclaimed TV series Biography of America sponsored by The Annenberg Foundation and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB).

Web Resources

  • Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress

  • Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

  • American Visionaries : Frederick Douglass

  • American Writers Series : Frederick Douglass

  • American Writers Series: Sojourner Truth

  • Narrative of Sojourner Truth