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John M. Flaxman Library SAIC School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Flaxman's Pop Up Libraries

Banner reading "Juneteenth Virtual Pop-Up Library"

A list to help you find materials about American black history in celebration of Juneteenth. We also recommend reviewing the Anti-Racism and Black Lives Matter Virtual Pop-Up Library and Learn & Unlearn: Anti-racism Resource Guide for more resources and contemporary contexts. We welcome additional resource suggestions to flaxman@saic.edu!

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DISCOVER ARTISTS' BOOKS

EXPLORE AMERICAN BLACK HISTORY

TIMELINES + WEBSITES

VIDEO - DOCUMENTARIES + INTERVIEWS

VIDEO - FEATURE FILMS + SHORT FILMS

AUDIO

ARTICLES + WEBPAGES

E-BOOKS - NONFICTION

E-BOOKS - FICTION + COMICS + POETRY