William Loren Katz is the author of Black Indians and 40 other books on African American history. His research, writing and lectures have earned widespread praise from noted scholars such as John Hope Franklin, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., John Henrik Clarke, Howard Zinn, James M. McPherson, Alice Walker, Cornel West, Ivan Van Sertima, Betty Shabazz and Dr. Ralph Bunche.
African Print Collection
Learn more about Katz's collection of 230 antique engravings, which he discovered during his extensive travels to conduct research for books like Black Indians and The Black West. The collection, which includes color and black and white images, is available for purchase.
Invite William Loren Katz to be a guest speaker at your event. Go to the Contact Katz page to fill out an event request form.
"Let me say it to your face. You have made a tremendous contribution to African American history."
—Prof. Henry Louis Gates, Harvard University