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.Click on any of the titles for more information or to purchase via Amazon.

A White Side of Black Britain: Interracial Intimacy and Racial Literacy by France Winddance Twine (Duke University Press)

Adrian Piper: Race, Gender, and Embodiment by John P. Bowles (Duke University Press)

Affirmative Reaction: New Formations of White Masculinity by Hamilton Carroll (Duke University Press)

Alabama Getaway: The Political Imaginary and the Heart of Dixie by Allen Tullos (University of Georgia Press)

Civil Rights Advocacy on Behalf of the Poor by Catherine M. Paden (University of Pennsylvania Press)

Colonization After Emancipation: Lincoln and the Movement for Black Resettlement by Phillip W. Magness and Sebastian N. Page (University of Missouri Press)

Domingos Alvares, African Healing, and the Intellectual History of the Atlantic World by James H. Sweet (University of North Carolina Press)

How Racism Takes Place by George Lipsitz (Temple University Press)

Race for Citizenship: Black Orientalism and Asian Uplift From Pre-Emancipation to Neoliberal America by Helen Heran Jun (New York University Press)

Soul of the Man: Bobby “Blue” Bland by Charles Farley (University Press of Mississippi)

Sweet Water and Bitter: The Ships That Stopped the Slave Trade by Sian Rees (University of New Hampshire Press)

Symbolic Forms for a New Humanity: Cultural and Racial Reconfigurations of Critical Theory by Drucilla Cornell and Kenneth Michael Panfilio (Fordham University Press)

The African American Quest for Institutions of Higher Education Before the Civil War: The Forgotten Histories of the Ashmum Institute, Liberia College, and Avery College by Russell W. Irvine (Edwin Mellen Press)

The Detroit School Busing Case: “Milliken v. Bradley” and the Controversy Over Desegregation by Joyce A. Baugh (University Press of Kansas)

The New Entrepreneurs: How Race, Class, and Gender Shape American Enterprise by Zulema Valdez (Stanford University Press)

The Souls of Mixed Folk: Race, Politics, and Aesthetics in the New Millennium by Michele Elam (Stanford University Press)

Why Americans Don’t Join the Party: Race, Immigration, and the Failure (of Political Parties) to Engage the Electorate by Zoltan L. Hajnal and Taeku Lee (Princeton University Press)