The Oxford Handbook of Dance

and Theater 


Oxford University Press (2015)




Urban Bush Women:

Twenty Years of African American Dance Theater, 
Community Engagement, and Working It Out


Wisconsin University Press (2010)


Urban Bush Women is a clear, concise, and accessible text that will appeal to a broad audience because of its interdisciplinary subject matter. . . . George-Graves effectively demonstrates the significance of Urban Bush Women as both an innovative dance company and an important cultural resource for articulating African American and womanist identities.”— La Donna L. Forsgren, Theatre Journal



The Royalty of Negro Vaudeville:

The Whitman Sisters and the Negotiation of Race, Gender and Class in African American Theatre 1900-1940

St. Martin's Press (2000)


...first throughly researched and intelligent account of these forgotten women. ” — Women's Review of Books