Black History Month

Feb
22

15 Films to Watch for Black History Month

Every February, Black History Month celebrates the culture and contributions of African Americans and honors their role in U.S. history. Take time this month to check out some of these movies about the Black experience in America.     12 Years a Slave (2013) Based on the true story of Solomon Northup. It is 1841, [...]
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Feb
03

10 Picture Book Biographies to Read for Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, I’d like to share with you ten picture book biographies about African Americans that are newly released this year. With gorgeous artwork, these books share the stories of a wide range of individuals, some of whom you may not be familiar with.

By Emily Wichman | books
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