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:


Assembling a Black Counter Culture
by DeForrest Brown
(Primary Information)

Embodied Injustice:
Race, Disability, and Health

by Mary Crossley
(Cambridge University Press)

Music in Black American Life, 1600-1945:
A University of Illinois Press Anthology

compiled by Laurie Matheson
(University of Illinois Press)

Scenes From My Life:
A Memoir

by Michael K. Williams
(Crown Publishers)

Social Work With the Black African Diaspora
by Washington Marovatsanga and Paul Michael Garrett
(Policy Press)

Young, Gifted and Diverse:
Origins of the New Black Elite

by Camille Z. Charles et al.
(Princeton Univerity Press)

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