Rhodes, Jane. Mary Ann Shadd Cary: the Black Press and Protest in the Nineteenth Century. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1998.

Jones, Martha. All Bound up Together: the Woman Question in African American Public Culture, 1830-1900. Chapel Hill , NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2007.

Woo, Jewon. “Deleted Name But Indelible Body: Black Women at the Colored Conventions in Antebellum Ohio.” The Colored Conventions Movement: Black Organizing in the Nineteenth Century (forthcoming). Edited by Gabrielle Foreman, Jim Casey, and Sarah Patterson. UNC Press: March 2021.