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.

Breaking Barriers:
A History of Integration in Professional Basketball

by Douglas Stark
(Rowman & Littlefield Publishers)

Mapping Diaspora:
African American Roots Tourism in Brazil

by Patricia de Santana Pinho
(University of North Carolina Press)

Pan African Spaces:
Essays on Black Transnationalism

edited by Msia Kibona Clark et al.
(Lexington Books)

Passages and Afterworlds:
Anthropological Perspectives on Death in the Caribbean

edited by Maarit Forde and Yanique Hume
(Duke University Press)

Patriotism Black and White:
The Color of American Exceptionalism

by Nichole R. Phillips
(Baylor University Press)

The Routledge Companion to African American Theatre and Performance
edited by Kathy A. Perkins et al.

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