“No Water for Niggers” : The Hough Riots and the Historiography of the Civil Rights Movement

The author, Olivia Lapeyrolerie, graduated from the University of St. Andrews, located in Scotland, where she received a Master of Arts in Modern History. This publications is the thesis she submitted in partial fulfillment for the degree in January 2015. Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Olivia chose to write her dissertation on the 1966 Hough Riots to learn more about her hometown.