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Posts Tagged ‘Civil Rights Movement’

  1. African-American History Month 2014


    February 3, 2014 by Reader's Connection

    February is African-American History Month, and this year marks the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act. Several new books will be published about the struggle and the people who…

  2. Behind the Dream


    January 13, 2012 by Reader's Connection

    Clarence B. Jones was Martin Luther King´s attorney, and one of his strategists and confidants. Behind the Dream: The Making of the Speech that Transformed a Nation is Jones’s account of the historic…

  3. A Compulsive but Sobering Read for MLK Day


    January 13, 2011 by Reader's Connection

    The approach of MLK day reminded me of this 2010 title. In Hellhound on His Trail : The Stalking of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the International Hunt for His Assassin,…

  4. Three Recent Titles about MLK


    January 12, 2010 by Reader's Connection

    Martin Luther King Day will be celebrated next Monday, January 18th. The library will be closed, with the exception of InfoZone at the Children´s Museum, which will be open from 10:00…