Kevin Boyle, a professor of history at Ohio State University, is the author of Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age and The UAW and the Heyday of American Liberalism, 1945-1968. A former associate professor at the University of Massachusetts, he is also the recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the American Council of Learned Societies.
He lives in Bexley, Ohio.
National Book Awards Winner
Kevin Boyle at Ohio State University
Arc of Justice
Henry Holt and Co.
An electrifying story of the sensational murder trial that divided a city and ignited the civil rights struggle
In 1925, Detroit was a smoky swirl of jazz and speakeasies, assembly lines...