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. Click on any of the titles for more information or to purchase through Amazon. As an Amazon Associate, JBHE will earn a fraction of revenue from qualifying purchases.

Here are the latest selections:


An Intimate Economy:
Enslaved Women, Work, and America’s Domestic Slave Trade

by Alexandra J. Finley
(University of North Carolina Press)

Haunted Property:
Slavery and the Gothic

by Sarah Gilbreath Ford
(University Press of Mississippi)

John Jennings:
Conversations

edited by Donna-lyn Washington
(University Press of Mississippi)

Living Jim Crow:
The Segregated Town in Mid-Century Southern Fiction

by Gavan Lennon
(Edinburgh University Press)

Wicked Flesh:
Black Women, Intimacy, and Freedom in the Atlantic World

by Jessica Marie Johnson
(University of Pennsylvania Press)

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