• Library News,  New Books

    Black History in Graphic Novels

    This month’s featured books explore cultural achievements and events in Black American history through a unique medium – the graphic novel. You can find our newly assembled graphic novel collection in the Baker Reading Room. Check out these notable stories this February and throughout the year.   Strange Fruit and Tales of the Talented Tenth series, by Joel Christian Gill Fulcrum Publishing 2013, 2014, 2016             Strange Fruit is a collection of stories from early African American history that represent the oddity of success in the face of great adversity. Each of the nine illustrated chapters chronicles an exceptional African American. From the adventures of lawman Bass Reeves,…