Milmon F. Harrison

Milmon F. Harrison, Ph.D. (Sociology) is an interdisciplinary scholar whose work focuses on the experience of people of African descent in the context of the continental United States. Using qualitative and/or digital humanities-based approaches, his work engages questions of race, religion, stratification, public policy, and social and geographical mobility. He is the author of the book Righteous Riches: the Word of Faith Movement in Contemporary African American Religion (Oxford 2005). His latest book project is titled “The Sunset Limited: the Great Black Migration to California, 1940s-1970s.” He is an Associate Professor in the Department of African American and African Studies.

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