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.


Art and Race Matters:
The Career of Robert Colescott

edited by Raphaela Platow and Lowery Stokes Sims
(Rizzoli Electa)

Burden Of Service:
Reminiscences of Nigeria’s Former Attorney-General

by Mohammed Bello Adoke
(Clink Street Publishing)

Move On Up:
Chicago Soul Music and Black Cultural Power

by Aaron Cohen
(Univerity of Chicago Press)

Stay Woke:
A People’s Guide to Making All Black Lives Matter

by Tehama Lopez Bunyasi and Candis Watts Smith
(New York University Press)

The Enigma of Clarence Thomas
by Corey Rubin
(Metropolitan Books)

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