Black History Month 2021

Lambeth Libraries’ Black History Month includes books, music, and culture for everyone as well as history.

Black History Month is wonderful opportunity to learn about and celebrate African Caribbean Heritage and Culture in events curated by Lambeth Libraries.

Check out our Black History Month programme of over 30 events and choose some books from our Black Writers Challenge below.

 

Something new from history –  Black History Month 2021

Lambeth Libraries Black History Month 2021 invites you to interact with culture through October. Book up and be part of something new from history everyday. 

Black Writers Challenge

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Paperback:Real one:2021. Paperback
Author: McKinney, L. L. author.
Year: 2021.
Language: English
Format: Paperback
Publisher: DC Comics,
Resource type: Physical
Note: English
208 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 23 cm.
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Hardback:A kick in the belly : women, slavery and resistance:2020. Hardback
Author: Dadzie, Stella, 1952- author.
Year: 2020.
Language: English
Format: Hardback
Content type: Catalogue
Publisher: Verso,
Resource type: Physical
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index. English
xii, 209 pages : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white) ; 22 cm
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Paperback:Black London:2021. Paperback
Author: Nanton, Avril, author.
Year: 2021.
Language: English
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Inkspire,
Resource type: Physical
Note: Includes index. English
192 pages : illustrations (colour), maps (colour) ; 18 cm
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Hardback:Black joy:2021. Hardback
Year: 2021.
Language: English
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Penguin Books,
Resource type: Physical
Note: Adolescent. English
xviii, 395 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 21 cm
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Hardback:Misfits : a personal manifesto:2021. Hardback
Author: Coel, Michaela, author.
Year: 2021.
Language: English
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Ebury Press,
Resource type: Physical
Note: English
x, 112 pages ; 19 cm
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Hardback:Every leaf a hallelujah:2021. Hardback
Author: Okri, Ben, author.
Year: 2021.
Language: English
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Head of Zeus,
Resource type: Physical
Note: "An Apollo book"--Title page verso. Juvenile. English
94 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 21 cm
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Paperback:The girl with the louding voice:2020. Paperback
Author: Daré, Abi, author.
Year: 2020.
Language: English
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Sceptre,
Resource type: Physical
Note: Originally published: 2020. English
314 pages ; 20 cm
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Hardback:Why Solange matters:2021. Hardback
Author: Phillips, Stephanie (Music journalist), author.
Year: 2021.
Language: English
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Faber & Faber,
Resource type: Physical
Note: English
256 pages ; 20 cm.
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Hardback:Assembly:2021. Hardback
Author: Brown, Natasha, author.
Year: 2021.
Language: English
Format: Hardback
Content type: Catalogue
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton,
Resource type: Physical
Note: Includes bibliographical references. English
105 pages ; 21 cm
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Hardback:A bigger picture : my fight to bring a new African voice to the climate crisis:2021. Hardback
Author: Nakate, Vanessa, author.
Year: 2021.
Language: English
Format: Hardback
Publisher: One Boat,
Resource type: Physical
Note: English
304 pages ; 24 cm
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Black Writers Challenge 2021 full reading list  - Lambeth Libraries challenge you to read as many books by black writers and/or illustrators as you can by the end of 2021. You can tell us what you're reading using #BlackWritersChallenge @BHMLambeth on Twitter, Facebook or @Lambeth_Libraries on Instagram.

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