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

Beyond Civil Rights:
The Moynihan Report and Its Legacy

by Daniel Geary
(University of Pennsylvania Press)

Loren Miller:
Civil Rights Attorney and Journalist

by Amina Hassan
(University of Oklahoma Press)

Resilience in the Face of Adversity:
A Suffolkian’s Life Story

by Margaret Ellen Mayo Tolbert
(Balboa Press)

The Cultural Politics of Colorblind TV Casting
by Kristen J. Warner

Trickster Theatre:
The Poetics of Freedom in Urban Africa

by Jesse Weaver Shipley
(Indiana University Press)

West of Harlem:
African American Writers and the Borderlands

by Emily Lutenski
(University Press of Kansas)

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