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Adair, Douglass. "The Jefferson Scandals." Fame and the Founding Fathers: Essays by Douglass Adair. Ed. Trevor Colbourn. New York: Norton, 1974.

Africans in America

Andrews, Tina. Sally Hemings, An American Scandal: The Struggle to Tell the Controversial True Story. New York: Malibu Press, 2001.

Andrews, Tina. "Video Report: Imagining Sally Hemings." Jefferson's Blood. PBS Frontline, 2000.

Bianco, Robert. "Soaped-up 'Sally' plays a founding father for a fool." USA Today 11 February 2000: 1E.

Bolam, Sarah, and Thomas J. Bolam. The Presidents on Film. Jefferson: MacFarland, 2007.

Branigin, William. "'When Thomas Met Sally' is no way to view history." Washington Post 20 February 2000: B01.

Breaux, Kia Shant. "Letter from America: Slave Girl Descendants Battle to Join the Jeffersons." Birmingham Post 14 February 2000: 10.

Brennan, Patricia. "A President's Love Story." Washington Post 13 February 2000: Y06.

Brodie, Fawn. Thomas Jefferson: An Intimate History. New York: Norton, 1974.

Brown, DeNeen L. "Labor of Love; 'Sally Hemings' Writer Adds Romance to the History." Washington Post 12 February 2000: C01.

Chase-Riboud, Barbara. Sally Hemings: A Novel. New York: Viking, 1979.

Clinton, Catherine. "Sally Hemings: An American Scandal." Journal of American History 87.3 (2000): 1151.

"Connecting the Dots of History: The Research and Points of View behind Sally Hemings: An American Scandal."

Curtis, Mary C. "Hemings a Victim Again in Insulting TV Movie." Charlotte Observer 13 February 2000.

Custen, George F. Bio/Pics: How Hollywood Constructed Public History. New Brunswick: Rutgers UP, 1992.

Dacey-Groth, Camilla Elisabeth. "Slaves of Fiction: Coming to Terms with the American Holocaust through Representations of Slavery in Post-Civil Rights Fiction and Film." Dissertation Abstracts International Section A: The Humanities and Social Sciences. 63.1 (2002): 245.

Deggans, Eric. "A blot on his sacred honor?" St. Petersburg Times 13 February 2000: 1f.

Erickson, Steve. Arc d'X. New York: Holt, 1993.

"Fireworks." Episode 18, Year One of 30 Rock.

Foster, Eugene, et al. "Jefferson Fathered Slave's Last Child." Nature 5 November 1998: 27-28.

Fries, Laura. "Sally Hemings: An American Scandal." Variety 11 February 2000: 34.

Gilbert, Matthew. "Sally Hemings: An American Scandal." Boston Globe 12 February 2000: F3.

Goodale, Gloria. "News and fiction meet in retelling of 'Scandal'." Christian Science Monitor 11 February 2000: 18.

Gordon-Reed, Annette. Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings: An American Controversy. Charlottesville: U of Virginia P, 1997.

Gordon-Reed, Annette. "Did Sally Hemings and Thomas Jefferson Love Each Other?" American Heritage 58.5 (2008): 14-17.

Graeber, Laurel. "Some Truths Are Not So Self-Evident." New York Times 13 February 2000: 13:59.

Heisler, Bob. "Slave of Love." Daily News [New York] 13 February 2000: 6.

Irvine, Reed. "Media Falsely Portray Jefferson's Relationship with His Slave." Insight on the News 20 March 2000: 45.

James, Caryn. "A Founding Father and Perhaps the Mother." New York Times 11 February 2000: E29.

Jefferson in Paris (1995)

Jefferson's Blood. PBS.

Jefferson's Blood PBS Frontline documentary, 1999.

Jefferson, Thomas. "Laws" (Query XIV). Notes on the State of Virginia.

Jefferson, Thomas. The Declaration of Independence.

The Jefferson-Hemings Scholars Commission Report on the Jefferson-Hemings Matter

Kelleher, Terry. "Sally Hemings: An American Scandal." People Weekly 14 February 2000: 25.

King, Florence. "The misanthrope's corner." National Review 3 April 2000: 60.

Kukla, Jon. "Sally Hemings." Mr. Jefferson's Women. New York: Knopf, 2007.

Kuklenski, Valerie. "Tale of forbidden love American hero." The Gazette [Montreal] 13 February 2000: C6.

Lander, Eric S., and Joseph J. Ellis. "Founding Father." Nature 5 November 1998: 13-14.

Lord, Lewis. "Peeping at Tom and Sally CBS sees love -- or was it merely sex?" U.S. News & World Report 7 February 2000: 51.

Martinez, Pablo Miguel. "Yours, Sally Hemings." North American Review 294.1 (2009): 30.

McCluskey, Audrey T. "Tina Andrews: Having Her Say." Black Camera. 16.1 (2001): 1-2.

Mink, Eric. "'Hemings' Flubs Story of Confounding Father." Daily News [New York] 11 February 2000: 134.

Monteith, Sharon. "America's Domestic Aliens: African Americans and the Issue of Citizenship in the Jefferson/Hemings Story in Fiction and Film." Alien Identities: Exploring Difference in Fiction and Film. Ed. Deborah Cartmell et al. Sterling: Pluto Press, 1999. 31-48.

Monteith, Sharon. "Sally Hemings in Visual Culture: A Radical Act of the Imagination?" Slavery and Abolition 29.2 (2008): 233-46.


Report of the Research Committee on Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings

Rollins, Peter C., ed. The Columbia Companion to American History on Film: How the Movies Have Portrayed the American Past. New York: Columbia UP, 2003.

Rosenfeld, Megan. "CBS's 'Scandal': Taking Liberties." Washington Post 12 February 2000: C04.

"The Story on Page One." Episode 219 of Family Guy.

Thomas Jefferson -- Sally Hemings -- DNA Study

Thompson, Kevin. "Leads Breathe Life, Heart into Jefferson's Illicit Love." Cox News Service 11 February 2000.

Vivian, Bradford. "Jefferson's Other." Quarterly Journal of Speech 88.3 (2002): 284-302.

Wickham, DeWayne. "Hemings, Jefferson: No free will, no love." USA Today 1 February 2000: 15A.