In 2014, a collective of historians began to develop a public history project in anticipation of the centennial of state sanctioned anti-Mexican violence in South Texas known as La Matanza. That organizing produced the Refusing to Forget project, made up of public history exhibits, new historical markers, academic research and lectures, digital engagement, and curricular lesson plans. Since then, Refusing to Forget has continued to grow and gain recognition as an example of an influential, multi-dimensional, scholarly public history program. In that vein, it's fitting for an edited volume from and about the project to be similarly expansive and diverse in its presentation. Reverberations of Racial Violence: Critical Reflections on the History of the Border, edited by Sonia Hernández and John Morán González, ranges from broadly contextualizing racial violence across the Americas, to detailing Texas Ranger terrorism and the Canales investigation, to exploring the possibilities of public history...

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