Recent Books That May Be of Interest to African American Scholars

books-pileThe Journal 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. Click on any of the titles for more information or to purchase through

Alone Atop the Hill:
The Autobiography of Alice Dunnigan, Pioneer of the National Black Press

edited by Carol McCabe Booker
(University of Georgia Press)

Black Woman Reformer:
Ida B. Wells, Lynching, and Transatlantic Activism

by Sarah Silkey
(University of Georgia Press)

40 Black Men Speak on Living, Leading, and Succeeding

edited by Ben Jealous and Trabian Shorters
(Atria Books)

To Write in the Light of Freedom:
The Newspapers of the 1964 Mississippi Freedom Schools

edited by William Sturkey and Jon N. Hale
(University Press of Mississippi)

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