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:


Cherie Quarters:
The Place and the People That Inspired Ernest J. Gaines

by Ruth Laney
(Louisiana State University Press)

Colorblind Tools:
Global Technologies of Racial Power

by Marzia Milazzo
(Northwestern University Press)

First-Generation Faculty of Color:
Reflections on Research, Teaching, and Service

edited by Tracy Lachica Buenavista et al.
(Rutgers University Press)

The Poetic Justice:
A Memoir

by John Charles Thomas
(University of Virginia Press)

Power:
The Rise of Black Women in America

by Charity C. Elder
(Skyhorse)

Rap Capital:
An Atlanta Story

by Joe Coscarelli
(Simon & Shuster)

Regeneration:
Black Cinema, 1898–1971

edited by Doris Berger and Rhea L. Combs
(DelMonico Books)

Using Self-efficacy for Improving Retention and Success of Diverse Student Populations
edited by Jeffrey Herron
(Information Science Reference)

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