Raymond Arsenault

Arthur Ashe: A Life

Freedom Riders: 1961 and the Struggle for Racial Justice

The Sound of Freedom: Marian Anderson, the Lincoln Memorial, and the Concert That Awakened America


Raymond Arsenault, author of Arthur Ashe: A Life, is the John Hope Franklin Professor of Southern History at the University of South Florida, St. Petersburg. One of the nation’s leading civil rights historians, he is the author of several acclaimed and prize-winning books.