Faculty Bibliography

Michelle Alexander



  • The California DWB Report: A Report from the Highways, Trenches and Halls of Power in California, American Civil Liberties Union Foundation, April 2002 ( 2002).
  • Unequivocal Utopianism: Dangerous New Initiative Implies We Live in Ideal World, Free of Pesky Prejudice, SAN FRANCISCO DAILY J., June 26, 2001 ( 2001).
  • Driving While Black, SAN FRANCISCO DAILY J., June 19, 2000 ( 2000).
  • Once Bitten, Twice Shy: People of Color May Abandon Voting Booths After Betrayal by Governor Davis, SAN FRANCISCO DAILY J., July 25, 2000 ( 2000).


  • The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceraton in the Age of Colorblindness, ( 2010).

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Book Chapters

  • Race, Federalism and Criminal Justice, in AWAKENING FROM THE DREAM – CIVIL RIGHTS UNDER SIEGE AND THE NEW STRUGGLE FOR EQUAL JUSTICE (Denise C. Morgan, Rachel D. Godsil, and Joy Moses eds., 2006) ( 2006).

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  • The DWB Campaign, in SOCIAL JUSTICE COMMUNICATIONS (forthcoming) ( 2006).


  • New Bill About Racial Profiling Is A Sham, SACRAMENTO BEE, June 2, 2000 ( 2000).


  • presentation themed "Out There-The Provocative. The Progressive. The Personal", (October 11, 2013 TEDxColu 2013).