- CLPLS Staff
EP 05: Anti-Racism Reading Shelf Grant
In episode five, Nicole and Tori recommend books that help to combat racism while celebrating the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System's latest funding from the Mississippi Humanities Council via its Anti-Racism Reading Shelf grant. The grant is financially supported by Mississippians and the National Endowment for Humanities.
Ready to Fly: How Sylvia Townsend Became the Bookmobile Ballerina by Lea Lyon and A. LaFaye, illustrated by Jessica Gibson; The Talk: Conversations About Race, Love, and Truth edited by Wade and Cheryl Willis Hudson; So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo; How to Be Less Stupid About Race: On Racism, White Supremacy, and the Racial Divide by Crystal M. Fleming; What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker: A Memoir in Essays by Damon Young; Ethic by Ashley Antoinette; Butterfly by Ashley Antoinette; How Long ‘til Black Future Month? by N.K. Jemisin; The Broken Earth Trilogy by N.K. Jemisin; On the Corner of Hope and Main by Beverly Jenkins; The Blessings Series by Beverly Jenkins; Be My Eyes mobile application; Ray film; Gametime SideKicks