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:


The Families’ Civil War:
Black Soldiers and the Fight for Racial Justice

by Holly A. Pinhero Jr.
(University of Georgia Press)

Gwinnett County, Georgia, and the Transformation of the American South, 1818-2018
edited by Matthew and Michael Gagnon
(University of Georgia Press)

Migration from Nigeria and the Future of Global Security
by Frank Aragbonfoh Abumere and John Sodiq Sanni
(Palgrave Macmillan)

Mississippi Zion:
The Struggle for Liberation in Attala County, 1865–1915

by Evan Howard Ashford
(University Press of Mississippi)

Start a Riot!
Civil Unrest in Black Arts Movement Drama, Fiction, and Poetry

by Casarae Lavada Abdul-Ghani
(University Press of Mississippi)

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Get the JBHE Weekly Bulletin

Receive our weekly email newsletter delivered to your inbox

Latest News

Higher Education Gifts or Grants of Interest to African Americans

Here is this week’s news of grants or gifts to historically Black colleges and universities or for programs of particular interest to African Americans in higher education.

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.

Online Articles That May Be of Interest to JBHE Readers

Each week, JBHE will provide links to online articles that may be of interest to our readers. Here are this week’s selections.

African Literature and Culture Society Honors Duriel Harris for Outstanding Achievement in Poetry

Dr. Harris has served as a professor of poetry and poetics at Illinois State University for the past 15 years. Her teaching and academic interests include poetry writing, poetics, and African American literature.

Featured Jobs