Clinging to Mammy: The Faithful Slave in Twentieth-Century America
Publish date: October 31st 2007
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
So if you know someone who is like "taking down statues is changing history", just point out there was a movement to put a Mammy statue on the National Mall. I already knew this because of Melissa Perry-Harris' excellent book. McElya's book does a great job of showing the harm as well as the reason ...