Recent Books of Interest to African American Scholars

The 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.


Black Post-Blackness:
The Black Arts Movement and Twenty-First-Century Aesthetics

by Margo Natalie Crawford
(University of Illinois Press)

Detroit 1967:
Origins, Impacts, Legacies

edited by Joel Stone
(Painted Turtle)

Otis Redding:
An Unfinished Life

by Jonathan Gould
(Crown Archetype)

The Dream Is Lost:
Voting Rights and the Politics of Race in Richmond, Virginia

by Julian Maxwell Hayter
(University Press of Kentucky)

The Revolt of the Black Athlete
by Harry Edwards
(University of Illinois Press)

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