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.


Cherchez la Femme: New Orleans Women
by Cheryl Gerber
(University Press of Mississippi)


Hot Feet and Social Change:
African Dance and Diaspora Communities

edited by Kariamu Welsh et al.
(University of Illinois Press)

Revisiting the Elegy in the Black Lives Matter Era
edited by Tiffany Auston
(Routledge)

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