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. Click on any of the titles for more information or to purchase through Amazon.com.
African American Leadership:
A Concise Reference Guide
by Tyson Ling-Meadows
(Mission Bell Media)
African American Travel Narratives from Abroad:
Mobility and Cultural Work in the Age of Jim Crow
by Gary Totten
(University of Massachusetts Press)
African Art in the Barnes Foundation:
The Triumph of L’Art Negre and the Harlem Renaissance
by Christa Clarke
From Sweetback to Super Fly:
Race and Film Audiences in Chicago’s Loop
by Gerald R. Butters Jr.
(University of Missouri Press)
Leveling the Playing Field:
The Story of the Syracuse Eight
by David Marc
(Syracuse University Press)
UK Hip-Hop, Grime and the City:
The Aesthetics and Ethics of London’s Rap Scenes
by Richard Bramwell