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School Desegregation in Virginia

A guide to published and digital resources related to the history of school desegregation in Virginia.



Brown, Oliver. Argument: The Oral Argument before the Supreme Court in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, 1952–55. New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 1969.

Cottrol, Robert J., Raymond T. Dare, and Leland Ware. Brown v. Board of Education: Caste, Culture, and the Constitution. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2003.

Klarman, Michael J. Brown v. Board of Education and the Civil Rights Movement. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007.

Robinson, Mildred Wigfall, and Richard J. Bonnie. Law Touched Our Hearts: A Generation Remembers Brown v. Board of Education. Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt University Press, 2009.

Whitman, Mark, ed. Removing a Badge of Slavery: The Record of Brown v. Board of Education. Princeton, NJ: Markus Wiener, 1993.