African American History Month

African American Month Theme

February is African American History Month, so check out some of the great resources available that help celebrate the accomplishments of African Americans throughout history.

Here’s just a sample of books available in the Crown Library:

  • 1001 Things Everyone Should Know about African American History by Jeffrey C. Stewart (2006). Call number: E185.S798 2006
  • The Sounds of Slavery: Discovering African American History through Songs, Sermons, and Speech by Shane White and Graham White (2005). Call number: E443.W59 2005
  • The Black Arts Movement: Literary Nationalism in the 1960s and 1970s by James Edward Smethurst (2005). Call number: PS153.N5 S56 2005

And here’s some great online resources to check out:


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