Recent Books That May Be of Interest to African American Scholars

The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education regularly publishes a list of new books that may be of interest to our readers. The books included are on a wide variety of subjects and present many different points of view. The opinions expressed in these books do not necessarily reflect the views of the editorial board of JBHE.

Here are the latest selections. Click on any of the titles for more information or to purchase through

A Slave in the White House:
Paul Jennings and the Madisons

by Elizabeth Dowling Taylor
(Palgrave Macmillan)

Benjamin Elijah Mays, Schoolmaster of the Movement:
A Biography

by Randal Maurice Jelks
(University of North Carolina Press)

Hip Hop(e):
The Cultural Practice and Critical Pedagogy of International Hip-Hop

edited by Brad J. Porfilio and Michael J. Viola
(Peter Lang Publishing)

Lincoln and Race
by Richard Striner
(Southern Illinois University Press)

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