Recent Books 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 Amazon.com.


Blacktino Queer Performance
edited by E. Patrick Johnson and Ramon H. Rivera-Servera
(Duke University Press)

Hope Draped in Black:
Race, Melancholy, and the Agony of Progress

by Joseph R. Winters
(Duke University Press)

Race and the Black Male Subculture:
The Lives of Toby Waller

by William T. Hoston
(Palgrave Macmillan)

The Black Newspaper and the Chosen Nation
by Benjamin P. Fagan
(University of Georgia Press)

The Rise and Demise of Slavery and the Slave Trade in the Atlantic World
edited by Philip Misevich and Kristin Mann
(University of Rochester Press)

This Woman’s Work:
The Writing and Activism of Bebe Moore Campbell

by Osizwe Raena Jamila Harwell
(University Press of Mississippi)

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