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.

Ahead of Her Time in Yesteryear: Geraldyne Pierce Zimmerman Comes of Age in a Southern African-American Family by Kabibi Mack-Shelton (University of Tennessee Press)

Beyond Slavery: Overcoming Its Religious and Sexual Legacies edited by Bernadette Brooten (Palgrave Macmillan)

Conservatism and Racism and Why in America They Are the Same by Robert C. Smith (State University of New York Press)

Contemporary African Fashion edited by Suzanne Gott and Kristyne Loughran (Indiana University Press)

Daily Demonstrators: The Civil Rights Movement in Mennonite Homes and Sanctuaries by Tobin Miller Shearer (Johns Hopkins University Press)

Fame to Infamy: Race, Sport, and the Fall From Grace edited by David C. Ogden and Joel Nathan Rosen (University Press of Mississippi)

Harlem Is Nowhere: A Journey to the Mecca of Black America by Sharifa Rhodes-Pitt (Little, Brown & Co.)

Harlem: The Four Hundred Year History from Dutch Village to the Capital of Black America by Jonathan Gill (Grove Press)

Inherently Unequal: The Betrayal of Equal Rights by the Supreme Court 1865-1903 by Lawrence Goldstone (Walker & Co.)

Marshalling Justice: The Early Civil Rights Letters of Thurgood Marshall edited by Michael G. Long (HarperCollins)

Monstrous Intimacies: Making Post-Slavery Subjects by Christina Sharpe (Duke University Press)

The Color of Law: Ernie Goodman, Detroit, and the Struggle for Labor and Civil Rights by Steve Babson et al. (Wayne State University Press)

The History and Contemporary Relevance of the Thirteenth Amendment edited by Alexander Tsesis (Columbia University Press)

The Law Is Good: The Voting Rights Act, Redistricting, and Black Regime Politics by Steven Andrew Light (Carolina Academic Press)

You Are All Free: The Haitian Revolution and the Abolition of Slavery by Jeremy D. Popkin (Cambridge University Press)