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Black Is...2020

Black Is... is a list of recent books concerning the African American experience. It is published for Black History Month each year.
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Our Special Collections

Learn About Our Anti-Slavery Manuscripts

Look through a guide to our anti-slavery manuscripts, as well as a some in-depth posts looking at specific pieces of the collection

Blog Posts

Queer Fiction Blog: Bingo Love by Tee Franklin

Here is a lesbian romance between older women, a gay detective solving a murder case, and a lesbian steampunk novel set in a brothel.

Online Resources

Very Short Introductions

Very Short Introductions is an online resource that offers concise introductions to a diverse range of subject areas. Learn more here.

Recommended Reading

Celebrate Black History Month!

Celebrate Black History Month with this selection of nonfiction & fiction books that explore black history & the lives of black Americans...

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