Professor Dollinger's 'Black Power, Jewish Politics' Named Among 2018's Best Jewish Books

Thursday, December 20, 2018

J. (SAN FRANCISCO) -- This has been a great year for Jewish books, and I’m thrilled to share some of my favorites of 2018 in several areas of interest, helping to shine much-deserved light on books that haven’t always received the attention they deserve.

Marc Dollinger, a professor of Jewish studies at San Francisco State University, provides a corrective for some of the myths that have developed around the relationship of African Americans and American Jews in Black Power, Jewish Politics: Reinventing the Alliance in the 1960s.