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:


Fighting for the Higher Law:
Black and White Transcendentalists Against Slavery

by Peter Wirzbicki
(University of Pennsylvania Press)

More Than Our Pain:
Affect and Emotion in the Era of Black Lives Matter

edited by Beth Hinderliter and Steve Peraza
(State University of New York Press)

Seen/Unseen:
Hidden Lives in a Community of Enslaved Georgians

edited by Christopher R. Lawton et al.
(University of Georgia Press)

Who Will Pay Reparations on My Soul?
Essays by Jesse McCarthy
(Liveright)

William Still:
The Underground Railroad and the Angel at Philadelphia

by William C. Kashatus
(University of Notre Dame Press)

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