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20 Must-Read Black American Memoirs for a More Inclusive TBR

Black History Month is the perfect time to read more about black Americans. Here is our list of some must-read black American memoirs that fit the bill.

Know Your History: 10 Underrated Books for Black History Month

Searching for some challenging but informative books to read this Black History Month? Here's a collection of 10 underrated books to add to your TBR.

10 Quotes about Whiteness

"Part of the privilege of whiteness is not needing to reflect on whiteness." Here are quotes about whiteness by writers of color.

Black and Bookish Creators You Can Support Today and Everyday

We want to celebrate the contributions of black Americans with action--check out this list of Black bookish creators you can support year-round.

Book Fetish: Volume 341

Bookish goodies for your literary life.

Bookish Hashtags for Black History Month

We've pulled together a few wonderful and bookish Black History hashtags happening in recognition of Black History Month! Check them out here.

The Cosplay in This Year’s #28DaysOfBlackCosplay is Fantastic

Amazing black cosplayers sharing their work in #28DaysofBlackCosplay.

New York City Teacher Banned from Teaching the Harlem Renaissance

Mercedes Liriano-Clark, an English teacher at Bronx’s M.S. 224, has been prevented from teaching about the Harlem Renaissance, NBC New York reported this morning. The reason her principal gave? Liriano-Clark isn’t a social studies teacher.

#28DaysOfBlackCosplay is Happening Now on Twitter

The #28DaysOfBlackCosplay hashtag is happening on Twitter right now, in honor of Black History Month. Here's a roundup of some excellent contributions, and an introduction to the hashtag.

#ReadingBlackout for Black History Month

One reader shares her TBR of books by African American authors she'll be reading for the #ReadingBlackout this Black History Month.

Amazing Cosplay from #28DaysofBlackCosplay

Check out some of our favorite shots from #28DaysofBlackCosplay.

The #BlackWizardHistory Hashtag Gives Me Life

The Black Girl Create Twitter gives us some history of Black wizards!

Book Style: RUBY by Cynthia Bond

Ruby by Cynthia Bond is the inspiration for today’s Book Style. This book of survival, love and redemption is steeped ...

Book Style: THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD by Zora Neale Hurston

Today’s Book Style is a modern American classic. I can still remember the first time I read Their Eyes Were ...

More Underrated Black History Month Recommendations

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