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The Origin of Others by Toni Morrison

Why does the presence of Others make us so afraid?  America's foremost novelist reflects on the themes that preoccupy her work and increasingly dominate national and world politics. In Morrison's search for answers, the novelist considers her own memories as well as history, politics, and especially literature.


Jefferson's Daughters by Catherine Kerrison

The remarkable story of Thomas Jefferson's daughters and their divergent paths. 


In the Shadow of Liberty by Kenneth Davis

This book helps set the record straight about the role of slavery and the Founding Fathers. 


I Am Not Your Negro Narrated by Samuel L. Jackson

A Radical examination of race in America, based from James Baldwin's unfinished book. 


Black History Month Programs

Understanding Black History  on Sat. Feb. 10th at 1:30 pm explores this part of history through Black music.

Carl & Louis Stokes program on Tue. Feb. 14th at 6:00 pm tells of these politicians' journey from projects to politics.

Breaking the Brick Wall on Feb. on 19th at 6:30 pm highlights African-American Geneology.