Essays

“Beyoncé, Creoles, and Modern Blackness” (AllMusicBooks)

http://www.allmusicbooks.com/amb-blog/beyonc%C3%A9-creoles-and-modern-blackness

 

“The Flood Blues” (Process: A Blog for American History)

http://www.processhistory.org/steptoe-the-flood-blues/

 

“Prince’s Afromestizaje” (AllMusicBooks)

http://www.allmusicbooks.com/amb-blog/princes-afromestizaje

 

“When Louisiana Creoles Arrived in Texas, Were They Black or White?” (Smithsonian and Zócalo Public Square) http://www.whatitmeanstobeamerican.org/encounters/when-louisiana-creoles-arrived-in-texas-were-they-black-or-white/

 

The Story Behind the Cover of Houston Bound (Campaign for the American Reader)

http://americareads.blogspot.com/2016/02/cover-story-houston-bound.html 

 

“Inez Calegon and Houston’s Frenchtown Neighborhood” (University of California Press Blog)

http://www.ucpress.edu/blog/19321/inez-calegon-and-houstons-frenchtown-neighborhood