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:


Bob Thompson:
This House Is Mine

edited by Diane K. Tuite
(Yale University Press)

Flashpoint:
How a Little-Known Sporting Event Fueled America’s Anti-Apartheid Movement

by Derek Charles Catsam
(Rowman & Littlefield Publishers)

Global Jazz:
A Research and Information Guide

by Clarence Bernard Henry
(Routledge)

The Anatomy of Racial Attitudes
by Richard A. Apostle et al.
(University of California Press)

The Union League and Biracial Politics in Reconstruction Texas
by Carl H. Moneyhon
(Texas A&M University Press)

Travel and the Pan African Imagination
by Tracy Keith Flemming
(Lexington Books)

Walk With Me:
A Biography of Fannie Lou Hamer

by Kate Clifford Larson
(Oxford University Press)

Leave a Reply



Due to incidents of abuse and harassment that have occurred in the past, JBHE will not publish telephone numbers or email addresses of individuals in this space. If you want to contact someone in a particular article, we suggest you contact them directly not in an open forum.