Ashlei's Bookshelf

Ashlei’s Bookshelf: Bad Boys by Ann Arnett Ferguson

Book: Bad Boys: Public Schools in the Making of Black Masculinity (Law, Meaning, & Violence) by Ann Arnett Ferguson Genre: Research, education Readability: 5/5 Length: 272 pages Cost: $17 on Amazon; $30 on Thrift Books Overall: 5/5   Ann Arnett Ferguson is currently an Associate Professor Emeritus of Africana Studies at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts.… Continue reading Ashlei’s Bookshelf: Bad Boys by Ann Arnett Ferguson

Ashlei's Bookshelf

Ashlei’s Bookshelf: Presumed Incompetent

Presumed Incompetent is not just a book for women of color; it is a volume about women of color but one that is for men and women of all races and ethnicities. It provides rare insights for those of us who are not women of color into the experiences, perspectives, goals, and realities of a significant constituency in academia. --John F. Dovidio