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:


African American Language:
Language Development From Infancy to Adulthood

by Mary Kohn et al.
(Cambridge University Press)

Bisa Butler: Portraits
edited by Erica Warren
(Art Institute of Chicago)

Black Landscapes Matter
by Walter Hood and Grace Mitchell Tada
(University of Virginia Press)

Black Power Afterlives:
The Enduring Significance of the Black Panther Party

edited by Diane Fujino and Matef Harmachis
(Haymarket Books)

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  1. The books in this section are always linked to Amazon. Is there an incentive motive? Is it possible to support or encourage readers to purchase the books at Black-owned bookstores when available?

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