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“Dreams Defended and Deferred: The Brooklyn Schools Crisis of 1968 and Black Power’s Influence on Rabbi Meir Kahane” American Jewish History 100 no. 2 (April 2016): 411-437.
“Oriental Hieroglyphics Understood Only by the Priesthood and a Chosen Few:” The Islamic Orientalism of White and Black Masons and Shriners” in Islam and the Atlantic World: New Paradigms from Latin America and the Caribbean, edited by Aisha Khan, 49-68. Gainesville, U. Press of Florida, 2015.
“A Colony in Babylon: Cooperation and Conflict between Black and White Jews in New York, 1930 to 1964.” In African Zion: Studies in Black Judaism, ed. Tudor Parfitt and Edith Bruder, 220-233. Newcastle on Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012.
“Skin Bleach and Civilization: The Racial Formation of Blackness in 1920s Harlem.” The Journal of Pan African Studies 4 no. 4, (June 2011): 46-79. Special Issue: Skin Bleaching and Global White Supremacy.
“‘Lifted out of the Commonplace Grandeur of Modern Times:’ Reappraising Edward Wilmot Blyden’s Views of Islam and Afrocentrism in Light of His Scholarly Black Christian Orientalism” Souls: A Critical Journal of Black Politics, Culture, and Society 12, no 4 (October 2010): 398-418.
“Back to Harlem: Abstract and Everyday Labor during the ‘Harlem Renaissance’” in The Harlem Renaissance Revisited: Politics, Arts, and Letters, 74-90. Ed. Jeffrey O. G. Ogbar. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010.
“Black Orientalism and Black Gods of the Metropolis,” in Edward E. Curtis IV and Danielle Brune Sigler, editors, The New Black Gods: Arthur Huff Fauset and the Study of African American Religions. 116-142. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, June 2009.
“‘I Saw You Disappear with My Own Eyes:’ Hidden Transcripts of New York Black Israelite Bricolage,” Nova Religio: The Journal of Alternative and Emergent Religions, the University of California Press 11, no. 1 (August 2007): 61-83.
“Black Israelites aka Black Jews aka Black Hebrews: Black Israelism, Black Judaism, Judaic Christianity.” in Introduction to New and Alternative Religions in the United States, edited by Eugene V. Gallagher and W. Michael Ashcraft. 59-84. Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers, 2006.