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:

Books Through Bars:
Stories From the Prison Books Movement

edited by Moira Marquis and Dave Marquis
(University of Georgia Press)

Cardinal Dreams:
The Legacy of Charlie Peete and a Life Cut Short

by Danny Spewak
(Roman and Littlefield Publishers)

From Rights to Lives:
The Evolution of the Black Freedom Struggle

edited by Francoise N. Hamlin and Charles W. McKinney Jr.
(Vanderbilt University Press)

Jazz in the Hill:
Nightlife and Narratives of a Pittsburgh Neighborhood

by Colter Harper
(University Press of Mississippi)

Out of the Blue:
Life on the Road with Muddy Waters

by Brian Bisesi
(University Press of Mississippi)

Temporary Monuments:
Art, Land, and America’s Racial Enterprise

by Rececca Zorach
(University of Chicago Press)

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