Recent Books That May Be of Interest to African-American Scholars

The JBHE Weekly Bulletin regularly publishes a list of new books that may be of interest to our readers. Here are the latest selections.

A Slaveholders’ Union: Slavery, Politics, and the Constitution in the Early American Republic by George William Van Cleve (University of Chicago Press)

African Americans in Television: Behind the Scenes by Gregory Adamo (Peter Lang Publishing)

Black Faces in White Places: 10 Game-Changing Strategies to Achieve Success and Find Greatness by Randall Pinkett (ANACOM)

Democracy Remixed: Black Youth and the Future of American Politics by Cathy J. Cohen (Oxford University Press)

Digital Diversity: Youth, Equity, and Information Technology edited by E. Dianne Looker and Ted D. Naylor (Wilfrid Laurier University Press)

Downhome Gospel: African American Spiritual Activism in Wiregrass Country by Jerrilyn McGregory (University Press of Mississippi)

Fugitive Justice: Runaways, Rescuers and Slavery on Trial by Steven Lubet (Harvard University Press)

Joe Louis: Hard Times Man by Randy Roberts (Yale University Press)

Love Brought Me Back: A Journey of Loss and Gain by Natalie Cole with David Ritz (Simon & Schuster)

Lowcountry Time and Tide: The Fall of the South Carolina Rice Kingdom by James H. Tuten (University of South Carolina Press)

Multicultural Comics: From “Zap” to “Blue Beetle” edited by Frederick Luis Aldama (University of Texas Press)

Neo-Segregation Narratives: Jim Crow in Post-Civil Rights American Literature by Brian Norman (University of Georgia Press)

New Francophone African and Caribbean Theatres by John Conteh-Morgan with Dominic Thomas (Indiana University Press)

Rooming in the Master’s House: Power and Privilege in the Rise of Black Conservatism by Molefi K. Asante and Ronald E. Hall (Paradigm Publishers)

Sitting In and Speaking Out: Student Movements in the American South, 1960-1970 by Jeffrey A. Turner (University of Georgia Press)

The Imperative of Integration by Elizabeth Anderson (Princeton University Press)

The Indignant Generation: A Narrative History of African-American Writers and Critics, 1934-1960 by Lawrence P. Jackson (Princeton University Press)

Unequal Desires: Race and Erotic Capital in the Stripping Industry by Siobhan Brooks (State University of New York Press)

Violence, Visual Culture, and the Black Male Body by Cassandra Jackson (Routledge)