Great writing by female authors from and about New York City There’s never a bad time to appreciate the words of women writers, but women’s history month is an especially good time to do so. We’ve picked 10 books featuring or about New York City by New York City women, spanning a plethora of genres. Julie Scelfo, author of “The Women Who Made New York,” stressed the importance of a diversity of voices in understanding the history of any city or time period…
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If you’re looking for a way to get involved during Women's History Month, one recommendation is to simply read.
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Food studies books addressing African American foodways represent a rich, important, and growing area of food studies research. Here’s a roundup of 20 books for your reading list.
10 Books to Read for Women's History Month
10 Books to Read for Women’s History Month Celebrate Women’s History Month with these stories about women who challenged stereotypes and improved the world around them. Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg By Irin CarmonRead More
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Black History Month focuses on history, just like the name suggests. It also suggests, for some people, reading only older, classic books about the history of black people in the United States. Not…
These are the top 5 books you should read for women's history month
Emily Calkins from King County Library system believes these are the books that will help you make the most of women's history month.
10 Brilliant Black Books For Black History Month
Reading is power. Don’t think so? Just ask our ancestors who were slaves. The statute below, passed by the state of North Carolina in 1830—1831, was fairly typical. AN ACT TO PREVENT ALL PERS…
10 New Children's Books for Black History Month
Black History Month is underway, offering an ideal opportunity to teach young children about the ways in which African-Americans have shaped America’s cultural, artistic, athletic, and political la…
10 Books You Should Read for Black History Month
Reading books from black authors can be the catalyst for further reflection and for expanding our social circles. Here are some books (and other resources) I'd recommend this Black History Month.
20 Great Reads for Black History Month
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This February, we're honoring Black History Month by looking at some new and upcoming books we're excited to read by authors of color. You'll fi...
Top 10 Children's Books for Black History Month
This gallery features 10 top children's books for Black History Month paired with a teaching guide for each book. Through reading and further study, students will learn about slavery, civil rights issues, important historical events, and African-American leaders.
Amazing Picture Books for Black History Month
Looking for fabulous children’s books to celebrate Black History Month? Look no further, because Happily Ever Elephants has got you covered!
Books Everyone Should Read for LGBT History Month
October is quickly approaching, and so we decided to put together a list of books everyone should read for LGBT History month. Do you have these titles on your bookshelf? How to Survive a Plague: The Story of How Activists and Scientists Tamed AIDS How to Survive a Plague by David France provides a...
Women’s History Month: Nine Actresses Tell Us About Books and Films That Inspire Them
First introduced as a national proclamation by Congress in 1981, Women’s History Month has been celebrated every year since then, using the 31 days of March to promote and amplify the voices of wom…
10 Children's Books to Celebrate Black History Month
From courageous activists to extraordinary citizens, it’s a wonderful time to share these stories with your children.
Black History Month: 10 books you should read about the black experience in America
This 10-book list provides an array of insight into how black people shaped the history of America.
12 Essential Reads for Black History Month
February is Black History Month, and while we don’t believe in pigeonholing black history to just one month, we’ll happily seize this opportunity to recommend some fantastic books. Spanning from biography to history, memoir to cultural criticism, these 12 books capture the range, depth, and complexities of the African-American experience—and remind us that black history …
Women's History Month: 10 Women Authors To Read
Women's History Month is a good time to explore female authors that you might not be familiar with. Many distinguished women’s books speak to the pains and injustices of women and people around the world, but also to their triumphs and