Ethan J. Kytle

Ethan J. Kytle is a professor of history at California State University, Fresno. The co-author, with Blain Roberts, of Denmark Vesey’s Garden (The New Press) and the author of Romantic Reformers and the Antislavery Struggle in the Civil War Era, he lives in Fresno, California.

News and Reviews

Civil War Book Review

The authors do an excellent job of tracing and exploring those competing visions [of slavery] . . . enriched by insightful analyses. . . .

Tropics of Meta

A timely, well-researched, and deftly argued intervention with both scholarly and public importance.

Civil War Book Review

The authors do an excellent job of tracing and exploring those competing visions [of slavery]. . . . [T]hose who read it will not just learn how the institution has been remembered but also wrestle with the ramification of America’s slave past for its present and future.

AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT: Ethan J. Kytle and Blain Roberts

In an era when debates rage over how to treat Civil War monuments and address our country’s racist past, this new book narrows the focus to the epicenter of

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Books by Ethan J. Kytle

Denmark Vesey’s Garden
Slavery and Memory in the Cradle of the Confederacy

Ethan J. Kytle, Blain Roberts