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    A-Z of Black Biography

    Celebrate Black History Month by learning about the lives and contributions of African-Americans throughout history. (U is for Usher, by the way; we just don't have any books about him) Also features special Black History Month events!


    A-Z of Black Biography

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    Eugene Bullard by Craig Lloyd

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    A Century and Some Change by Ann Nixon Cooper with Karen Grigsby Bates

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    I Wonder as I Wander by Langston Hughes (Photo taken from GoodReads)

    I Wonder as I Wander

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    The Great and Only Oscar Micheaux by Patrick McGilligan

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    Mixed: My Life in Black and White by Angela Nissel

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    Paul Robeson: Artist and Citizen by Jeffrey Stewart

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    Assata: An Autobiography by Assata Shakur (Photo taken from GoodReads)

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    The Autobiography of Martin Luther King Jr.

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    Twelve Years A Slave by Solomon Northrup (Photo taken from GoodReads)

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    Angela Davis: An Autobiography by Angela Davis (Photo taken from GoodReads)

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    Reflections Unheard: Black Women in Civil Rights (Sex & Gender Film Series, presented by the Women's Resource Center)

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    Illini Union Ballroom - Special Black History Month menu on Tuesday, February 25th

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    Arthur Ashe: of Tennis & the Human Spirit , by Marvin Martin

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    Edward Bouchet: the first African-American Doctorate, by Ronald E. Mickens, Willie Hobbs Moore and Elmer Samuel Imes

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    Ready for Revolution: the Life and Struggles of Stokely Carmichael, by Stokely Carmichael

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    Charles Drew, by Robyn Mahone-Lonesome

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    Ralph Ellison: a Biography, by Arnold Rampersad

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    Mirror to America: the Autobiography of John Hope Franklin, by John Hope Franklin

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    Callous on my Soul: a Memoir, by Dick Gregory

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    Young, Black, and Determined : a Biography of Lorraine Hansberry, by Pat McKissack

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    Only the Strong Survive: the Odyssey of Allen Iverson, by Larry Platt

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    Find Where the Wind Goes : Moments from My Life, by Mae Jemison

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    Maulana Karenga: An Intellectual Portrait, by Molefi K. Asante

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    "Why should white guys have all the fun?": How Reginald Lewis Created a Billion-Dollar Business Empire, by Reginald F. Lewis

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    Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary, by Juan Williams

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