Individual Author Record
Name: Christopher Robert ReedPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: 1942 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionReed was born and raised in Chicago. He lives there still today.
Biographical and Professional InformationChristopher Robert Reed is a professor emeritus of history and a former director of the St. Clair Drake Center for African and African American Studies at Roosevelt University in Chicago. He is the author of five books.
''Knock at the Door of Opportunity: Black Migration to Chicago, 1900-1919'', University of Illinois Press, 2014''The Rise of Chicago’s Black Metropolis, 1920–1929'', University of Illinois Press, 2014''The Depression Comes to Chicago’s South Side: Protest and Politics, 1930–1933'', Indiana University Press , 2011''Black Chicago's First Century: Volume 1, 1833-1900'', University of Missouri, 2005''"All the World Is Here!": The Black Presence at White City'', Indiana University Press , 1999