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. Here are the latest selections.


Fathering from the Margins:
An Intimate Examination of Black Fatherhood

by Aasha M. Abdill
(Columbia University Press)

Postcolonial Paris:
Fictions of Intimacy in the City of Light

by Laila Amine
(University of Wisconsin Press)

Practical Liberators:
Union Officers in the Western Theater During the Civil War

by Kristopher A. Teeters
(University of North Carolina Press)

Victorian Jamaica
edited by Tim Barringer and Wayne Modest
(Duke University Press)

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