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Allison Blakely is an academic historian.



He graduated from the University of Oregon,[1] and from the University of California, Berkeley with an M.A. and Ph.D. He taught for thirty years at Howard University 1971-2001. He has taught at Boston University since 2001.[2]

From 2006 to 2009 he was President of the Phi Beta Kappa society.[3][4]


  • 1988 American Book Award
  • Woodrow Wilson Fellowship
  • Mellon Fellowship
  • Fulbright-Hays Fellowship
  • Ford Foundation Fellowship


  • Blacks in the Dutch World: The Evolution of Racial Imagery in a Modern Society. Indiana University Press. 2001. ISBN 978-0-253-21433-1.
  • Russia and the Negro: Blacks in Russian history and thought. Howard University Press. 1986. ISBN 978-0-88258-146-0.
  • The Socialist Revolutionary Party, 1901-1907: the populist response to the industrialization of Russia. Blakely. 1971.


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  4. ^ Jon Vanderlaan (April 9, 2008). "New members inducted into Phi Beta Kappa". The Daily Toreador.[permanent dead link]

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