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.

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Find Me Unafraid:
Love, Loss, and Hope in an African Slum

by Kennedy Odede and Jessica Posner
(Ecco Press)

Liberated Threads:
Black Women, Style, and the Global Politics of Soul

by Tanisha Ford
(University of North Carolina Press)

Memories of Madagascar and Slavery in the Black Atlantic
by Wendy Wilson-Fall
(Ohio University Press)

Selma 1965:
The Photographs of Spider Martin

by Spider Martin
(University of Texas Press)

The African Burial Ground in New York City:
Memory, Spirituality, and Space

by Andrea E. Frohne
(Syracuse University Press)

The New Abolition:
W. E. B. Du Bois and the Black Social Gospel

by Gary Dorrien
(Yale University Press)

W.E.B. Du Bois and the Century of World Revolution

by Bill V. Mullen
(Temple University Press)

Witness to Change:
From Jim Crow to Political Empowerment

by Sybil Haydel Morial
(John F. Blair)

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