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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Philadelphia honors children's book illustrator, native sonhe has created," Lee said during a ceremony at City Hall. The artist received
Philadelphia honors children's book illustrator, native son
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
he has created," Lee said during a ceremony at City Hall. The artist received two lifetime achievement awards from the American Library Association this year and was named the artist laureate of the Norman Rockwell Museum in June. Over his... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Public libraries bridge society’s digital divideindirectly impacts a large number of uncounted library users who might not phys
Public libraries bridge society’s digital divide
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
indirectly impacts a large number of uncounted library users who might not physically visit libraries. According to the American Library Association, many federal, state, and local government agencies now rely on public libraries to facilitate... Read more
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The China Post
Philadelphia honors children's book illustrator, native sonhe has created," Lee said during a ceremony at City Hall. The artist received
Philadelphia honors children's book illustrator, native son
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
he has created," Lee said during a ceremony at City Hall. The artist received two lifetime achievement awards from the American Library Association this year and was named the artist laureate of the Norman Rockwell Museum in June. Over his... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Philadelphia honors children's book illustrator, native sonhe has created," Lee said during a ceremony at City Hall. The artist received
Philadelphia honors children's book illustrator, native son
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
he has created," Lee said during a ceremony at City Hall. The artist received two lifetime achievement awards from the American Library Association this year and was named the artist laureate of the Norman Rockwell Museum in June. Over his... Read more
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Salon.com
Philadelphia honors children’s book illustrator, native sonsays his hometown and African-American history play powerful roles in his caree
Philadelphia honors children’s book illustrator, native son
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
says his hometown and African-American history play powerful roles in his career. He had his first art experience at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. He received two lifetime achievement awards from the American Library Associatio... Read more
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Daily Herald
Philadelphia honors children's book illustrator, native sonsays his hometown and African-American history play powerful roles in his caree
Philadelphia honors children's book illustrator, native son
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
says his hometown and African-American history play powerful roles in his career. He had his first art experience at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. He received two lifetime achievement awards from the American Library Associatio... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
How SC members of Congress voted, week ending July 15confirmed Carla D. Hayden, the chief executive of the Enoch Pratt Free Library
How SC members of Congress voted, week ending July 15
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
confirmed Carla D. Hayden, the chief executive of the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore and a former president of the American Library Association, for a 10-year term as Librarian of Congress. Hayden, 63, becomes the first woman and first... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
USM library staffers elected; PR team wins awardsXiaojie Duan, associate professor and catalog librarian, has been elected to se
USM library staffers elected; PR team wins awards
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
Xiaojie Duan, associate professor and catalog librarian, has been elected to serve as member of the board of the Chinese American Library Association. She joined the association in 2011 when she moved to the United States to begin her master’s... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Votes in Congress July 11-15confirmed Carla D. Hayden, the chief executive of the Enoch Pratt Free Library
Votes in Congress July 11-15
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 7 days ago
confirmed Carla D. Hayden, the chief executive of the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore and a former president of the American Library Association, for a 10-year term as Librarian of Congress. Hayden, 63, becomes the first woman and first... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Votes in Congress last weekconfirmed Carla D. Hayden, the chief executive of the Enoch Pratt Free Library
Votes in Congress last week
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 7 days ago
confirmed Carla D. Hayden, the chief executive of the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore and a former president of the American Library Association, for a 10-year term as Librarian of Congress. Hayden, 63, becomes the first woman and first... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Cotton in the minority against new head of Library of Congresscommittee that recommended her confirmation. They apparently had concerns about
Cotton in the minority against new head of Library of Congress
Arkansas Times / Posted 7 days ago
committee that recommended her confirmation. They apparently had concerns about positions she'd taken as head of the American Library Association 13 years ago. Librarians, generally in favor of the free exchange of information, are often... Read more
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Garden City News
Design consultant wows Library Boardand “Movies & Music” section used in a redesign of open space. Martin was also
Design consultant wows Library Board
Garden City News / Posted 8 days ago
and “Movies & Music” section used in a redesign of open space. Martin was also appearing in Garden City fresh from the American Library Association (ALA) annual conference in Orlando and after her presentation to the GCPL Board, she and her... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Senate Approves Carla Hayden As New Librarian Of Congressas the next librarian of Congress. Hayden, the head of Baltimore's public libr
Senate Approves Carla Hayden As New Librarian Of Congress
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
as the next librarian of Congress. Hayden, the head of Baltimore's public library system and the former president of the American Library Association, is the first woman and the first African-American to hold the post. John Billington, the... Read more
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NBC News
Carla Hayden Becomes First Black and Woman Librarian of CongressPratt Free Library in Baltimore since 1993, would be just the third professiona
Carla Hayden Becomes First Black and Woman Librarian of Congress
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
Pratt Free Library in Baltimore since 1993, would be just the third professional librarian to serve in the position. The American Library Association urged the president to nominate a librarian, and Maryland's two Democratic senators, Barbara... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Senate Approves Carla Hayden As New Librarian Of Congressas the next librarian of Congress. Hayden, the head of Baltimore's public libr
Senate Approves Carla Hayden As New Librarian Of Congress
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
as the next librarian of Congress. Hayden, the head of Baltimore's public library system and the former president of the American Library Association, is the first woman and the first African-American to hold the post. John Billington, the... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Adam Bradford Steele, 33at the Kent State University Library in Kent. He was also an assistant professo
Adam Bradford Steele, 33
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 9 days ago
at the Kent State University Library in Kent. He was also an assistant professor at Kent State, and belonged to the American Library Association, as well as the KSU Free Thinkers. For ten years, Adam served as the facilitator for the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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11 News Houston
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
11 News Houston / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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USA Today
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
USA Today / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
KING5 Seattle / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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First Coast News
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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KTVB Boise
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
KTVB Boise / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first femalebecome the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold t
New librarian of Congress: First African American, first female
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
become the 14th librarian of Congress and will be the first librarian to hold the post in six decades, according to the American Library Association. Her renewable term is 10 years. She will be responsible for the care and sharing of 162 million... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Enoch Pratt leader Carla Hayden confirmed for Library of Congressmove the library into the 21st Century," the Missouri Republican told The Balti
Enoch Pratt leader Carla Hayden confirmed for Library of Congress
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
move the library into the 21st Century," the Missouri Republican told The Baltimore Sun. Hayden, a former president of the American Library Association, captured national attention more than a decade ago for a public spat with then-Attorney General... Read more
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The Hill
Senate confirms first black female librarian of Congressreportedly been placed on her nomination that prevented it from moving by unani
Senate confirms first black female librarian of Congress
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
reportedly been placed on her nomination that prevented it from moving by unanimous consent. Hayden is a veteran of the American Library Association (ALA) and the current chief executive of the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore. Hayden was... Read more
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Roll Call
Library of Congress Nominee Impresses Senatorsand headed down to the branch. “It wasn’t that it was expected of her,” recall
Library of Congress Nominee Impresses Senators
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
and headed down to the branch. “It wasn’t that it was expected of her,” recalled Julie Todaro, president elect of the American Library Association. “It was ‘Well of course I’m going to go down there.’” Hayden, 63, is now the president's... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DAAHA celebrates 'Cow Appreciation Day'accomplishments of Henry Gurler, also can be seen within the museum gallery. “
DAAHA celebrates 'Cow Appreciation Day'
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
accomplishments of Henry Gurler, also can be seen within the museum gallery. “Cow Appreciation Day” is sponsored by the American Library Association. In the late 1800s, Emmett Lee Dickinson, a relative of Emily Dickinson, created “Cow... Read more
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Daily Herald
Suburban libraries embrace new role as community centersgather, learn, study, be innovative, take classes, hold meetings, acquire skill
Suburban libraries embrace new role as community centers
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
gather, learn, study, be innovative, take classes, hold meetings, acquire skills and participate in group activities, said American Library Association President Sari Feldman. In the suburbs, libraries are making that shift in a variety of ways,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Pentagon Lifts Ban on Trans in Military - Good Idea or Not?of Why Are f*ggots So Afraid of f*ggots?: Flaming Challenges to Masculinity, Ob
Pentagon Lifts Ban on Trans in Military - Good Idea or Not?
Op-Ed News / Posted 13 days ago
of Why Are f*ggots So Afraid of f*ggots?: Flaming Challenges to Masculinity, Objectification, and the Desire to Conform, an American Library Association Stonewall Honor Book. Joan Brunwasser: Welcome to OpEdNews, Mattilda. You wrote a recent piece,... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Book recommendations for young adults include tales of adversity and of abuseto stay and Nick to hurt. The cycles of cruelty and kindness/romance are displa
Book recommendations for young adults include tales of adversity and of abuse
Ventura County Star / Posted 14 days ago
to stay and Nick to hurt. The cycles of cruelty and kindness/romance are displayed over and over. Age: 14 and up Awards: American Library Association (ALA) Best Books for Young Adults, ALA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2003... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Lakeside Chautauqua’s summer entertainment continues with John Tesh in ConcertRanky Tanky, won top awards from the Parents’ Choice Foundation, National Assoc
Lakeside Chautauqua’s summer entertainment continues with John Tesh in Concert
The Alliance Review / Posted 17 days ago
Ranky Tanky, won top awards from the Parents’ Choice Foundation, National Association of Parenting Publications and the American Library Association. Their most recent album, Violets Are Blue, is an eclectic bouquet of love songs infused with... Read more
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The Washington Times
‘The Birth of a Nation’ film inspires library lecturescommunities in an honest discussion about slavery and its legacy in America,” h
‘The Birth of a Nation’ film inspires library lectures
The Washington Times / Posted 17 days ago
communities in an honest discussion about slavery and its legacy in America,” he said in a statement released Tuesday. The American Library Association and the United Nations Remember Slavery Programme are teaming up with Fox Searchlight Pictures,... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
'The Birth of a Nation' film inspires library lecturescommunities in an honest discussion about slavery and its legacy in America," h
'The Birth of a Nation' film inspires library lectures
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
communities in an honest discussion about slavery and its legacy in America," he said in a statement released Tuesday. The American Library Association and the United Nations Remember Slavery Programme are teaming up with Fox Searchlight Pictures,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
'The Birth of a Nation' film inspires library lecturescommunities in an honest discussion about slavery and its legacy in America," h
'The Birth of a Nation' film inspires library lectures
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
communities in an honest discussion about slavery and its legacy in America," he said in a statement released Tuesday. The American Library Association and the United Nations Remember Slavery Programme are teaming up with Fox Searchlight Pictures,... Read more
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