Reply To: People's History of the US



I felt that way through just about every book/article in grad school. My all-time least favorite (and it was assigned as somewhat of a joke by Mark Smith): “Slave Hair and African-American Culture in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries” by White and White. I thought my eyeballs would bleed.

I had neither a check nor a gun to my head. That is what made it worse.