Kali Nicole Gross

Award-Winning Author and Educator


Race, Gender, Justice, and History.

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Explores the chilling case of a murder and dismemberment that took place in Philadelphia in 1887.

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On Violence and Justice.

Examines the historical origins of African American women’s experiences with criminal justice in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

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Black Women in America. A history.

More from Kali Nicole Gross and co-author, Daina Ramey Berry, forthcoming from Beacon Press (2020), A Black Women’s History of the United States.

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Carceral Regimes.

Special issue of Souls on black women and carceral violence guest edited by Kali Nicole Gross, and featuring her essay…

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History and Context.

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Special Issue

Exploring Black Women’s and Girls’ Historical Experience of State Violence.

Souls: A Critical Journal of Black Politics, Culture, and Society, in partnership with the African American Intellectual History Society, and guest edited by Kali Nicole Gross, published a special issue on black women’s and black girls’ experience of police and carceral violence.

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