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.

African-American/Afro-Canadian Schooling: From the Colonial Period to the Present by Charles L. Glenn (Palgrave Macmillan)

America’s Historically Black Colleges: A Narrative History, 1837-2009 by Bobby L. Lovett (Mercer University Press)

Black Womanist Leadership: Tracing the Motherline edited by Toni C. King and S. Alease Ferguson (State University of New York Press)

Crusade Against Slavery: Edward Coles, Pioneer of Freedom by Kurt E. Leichtle and Bruce C. Carveth (Southern Illinois University Press)

Death or Liberty: African Americans and Revolutionary America by Douglas R. Egerton (Oxford University Press)

Diversity in American Higher Education by Lisa M. Stulberg and Sharon Lawner Weinberg (Routledge)

From David Walker to Barack Obama: Ethiopianists as Keepers of the African Dream by Emma S. Etuk (iUniverse)

Holy Harlots: Femininity, Sexuality, and Black Magic in Brazil by Kelly E. Hayes (University of California Press)

Howard Zinn on Race by Howard Zinn (Seven Stories Press)

Intercultural Couples: Crossing Boundaries, Negotiating Difference by Jill M. Bystydzienski (New York University Press)

Kids Don’t Want to Fail: Oppositional Culture and the Black-White Achievement Gap by Angel L. Harris (Harvard University Press)

Looking South: Race, Gender, and the Transformation of Labor from Reconstruction to Globalization by Mary E. Frederickson (University Press of Florida)

People Wasn’t Made to Burn: A True Story of Housing, Race, and Murder in Chicago by Joe Allen (Haymarket Books)

Sojourning for Freedom: Black Women, American Communism, and the Making of Black Left Feminism by Erik S. McDuffie (Duke University Press)

The African American Roots of Modernism: From Reconstruction to the Harlem Renaissance by James Smethurst (University of North Carolina Press)

The New CEOs: Women, African American, Latino, and Asian American Leaders of Fortune 500 Companies by Richard Zweigenhaft and G. William Domhoff (Rowman & Littlefield Publishers)

Women and Slavery in America: A Documentary History edited by Catherine M. Lewis and J. Richard Lewis (University of Arkansas Press)