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Book and Video display: Black History Month.

Student Provocative Gallery (Bishop Quarter Room): graphic novels

This year marks the centennial of the birth of Gwendolyn E. Brooks (1917–2000), Illinois Poet Laureate, the first black winner of the Pulitzer Prize, and lifelong resident of Chicago. See our holdings.

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Highlighted Resource: Civil Rights Photography

Learn more about the photographic documentation of the Civil Rights Movement in this short video of one of the most important photographers: Flip Schulke

Captions for his MLK images which are displayed throughout the library.

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