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Honoring Black History Month with TBP Books and WGBH Programs

By Andy | February 15, 2017

In our continuation of honoring Black History Month, we have more books to recommend and WGBH  programs honoring the month as well.

From the TBP collection are the following titles:

DB82201  Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehsi Coates

DB85212  The Underground Railroad by Colsen Whitehead

DB57200 I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

From WGBH programing honoring Black History Month:

“And Still I Rise” – a film honoring Maya Angelou to air on American Masters, Tuesday 2/21/17 at 8:00pm on WGBH 2.

“Grand Africa” – “Africa’s Great Civilizations” as explored by Henry Louis Gates, Monday 2/27/17 at 9:00pm on WGBH 2

Basic Black will continue to explore new topics on Black  perspectives throughout the month of February

Call Talking Books Plus at 401 574-9310 M-F to request our digital book titles and many more. You may also email your requests to

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