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Eugene D. Genovese

AKA Eugene Dominic Genovese

Born: 19-May-1930
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Died: 26-Sep-2012
Location of death: Atlanta, GA
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Roll, Jordan, Roll: The World the Slaves Made

Wife: Elizabeth Fox (historian, m. 1969, d. 2007)

    University: BA, Brooklyn College (1953)
    University: MA, Columbia University (1955)
    University: PhD History, Columbia University (1959)
    Teacher: Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute (1958-63)
    Professor: History, Rutgers University (1963-67)
    Professor: History, University of Rochester (1969-86)
    Professor: College of William and Mary

    Organization of American Historians President

Author of books:
The Political Economy of Slavery: Studies in the Economy & Society of the Slave South (1965, economics)
The World the Slaveholders Made: Two Essays in Interpretation (1969, history)
In Red and Black: Marxian Explorations in Southern and Afro-American History (1971, history)
Roll, Jordan, Roll: The World the Slaves Made (1974, history)
From Rebellion to Revolution: Afro-American Slave Revolts in the Making of the Modern World (1979, history)
Fruits of Merchant Capital: Slavery and Bourgeois Property in the Rise and Expansion of Capitalism (1983, history)
The Slaveholders' Dilemma: Freedom and Progress in Southern Conservative Thought, 1820-1860 (1992, history)
The Southern Tradition: The Achievement and Limitations of an American Conservatism (1994, politics)
The Southern Front: History and Politics in the Cultural War (1995, history)
A Consuming Fire: The Fall of the Confederacy in the Mind of the White Christian South (1998, history)
The Mind of the Master Class: History and Faith in the Southern Slaveholders' Worldview (2005, history)
Miss Betsey: A Memoir of Marriage (2008, memoir)
Slavery in White and Black: Class and Race in the Southern Slaveholders' New World Order (2008, history)
Fatal Self-Deception: Slaveholding Paternalism in the Old South (2011, history)

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