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.
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An Unseen Light:
Black Struggles for Freedom in Memphis, Tennessee
edited by Aram Goundsouzian and Charles W. McKinney Jr.
(University Press of Kentucky)
(Dis)ability, Race, and Gender in Black Women’s Speculative Fiction
by Sami Schalk
(Duke University Press)
Filled With the Spirit:
Sexuality, Gender, and Radical Inclusivity in a Black Pentecostal Church Coalition
by Ellen Lewin
(University of Chicago Press)
Martin Luther King Jr.’s Last 31 Hours
by Joseph Rosenbloom
The Colored Waiting Room:
Empowering the Original and the New Civil Rights Movements; Conversations Between an MLK Jr. Confidant and a Modern-Day Activist
by Kevin Shird and Nelson Malden
The Loyal Republic:
Traitors, Slaves, and the Remaking of Citizenship in Civil War America
by Erik Mathisen
(University of North Carolina Press)