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Black History Month

Updated Winter 2022

Black Authors

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

This title is available at Schumann Library.

Book cover of Americanah. Light brown cover with large capital letters.

Yaa Gyasi

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Book cover of Homegoing. Orange background with waves and two people facing opposite directions.

Brit Bennett

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Book cover of The Vanishing Half. Two multi-colored, featureless faces.

Ta-Nehisi Coates

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Book cover of The Water Dancer. The back of a person appears underwater.

Brandon Taylor

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Book cover of Real Life. A bird appears on a light orange background.

Jacqueline Woodson

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Book cover of Red at the Bone. A faceless person in bright orange and yellow against a multi-colored background.

Tayari Jones

This title is available at Schumann Library.

Book cover of An American Marriage. A gold tree against a blue background.

Octavia E. Butler

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Book cover of Parable of the Sower. A Black woman dressed in orange and red faces the right.

Maya Angelou

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Book cover of I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. An orange background with a sun in the bottom right hand corner, a large featureless blackbird in the center.

Angie Thomas

This title is available at Schumann Library.

Book cover of The Hate U Give. A girl stands in the center, holding a sign that contains the title.

Black Creators

Podcasts

Creative Collectives and Platforms

Short Videos & TEDTalks

Films denoted with If accessing from off-campus, you will be prompted to sign in with your WIT credentials.

Documentaries & Films

Films denoted with If accessing from off-campus, you will be prompted to sign in with your WIT credentials.