Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month: Recommended Reading and Viewing

May is AAPI Heritage Month, which recognizes the contributions and influence of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States. This influence can be keenly felt in a bookstore, where history, art, fiction, memoir, cookbooks, poetry, and more from these communities can be found on the shelves. … Continue reading Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month: Recommended Reading and Viewing

Black History Reads: Voices from Across the Country

This selection of titles from the African-American History/Studies section includes narratives from Minnesota to Atlanta to Silicon Valley, and from the 17th to 21st centuries. Whether you'd like to take on a newer release like the monumental Four Hundred Souls, or dive into a classic work by James Baldwin or Olaudah Equiano, celebrate Black History … Continue reading Black History Reads: Voices from Across the Country