Recent Books That May Be of Interest to African American Scholars

The Jbooks-pileournal 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.

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Acting Up and Getting Down:
Plays by African American Texans

edited by Sandra Mayo and Elvin Holt
(University of Texas Press)

Claiming the Union:
Citizenship in the Post-Civil War South

by Susanna Michele Lee
(Cambridge University Press)

The Mulatto Republic:
Class, Race, and Dominican National Identity

by April J. Mayes
(University Press of Florida)

The Post-Racial Mystique:
Media and Race in the Twenty-First Century

by Catherine R. Squires
(New York University Press)

Visible Man:
The Life of Henry Dumas

by Jeffrey B. Leak
(University of Georgia Press)

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