Brookens Library Celebrates Black History Month

Today is the 50th anniversary of the sit-in by the “Greensboro Four” at a Woolworth’s lunch counter in Greensboro, NC. The six-month sit-in helped to end segregation. Hear about it today on NPR http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=18615556 and read about it in these books owned by the Brookens Library:

Wolfe, Miles. Lunch at the five and ten, the Greensboro sit-ins. http://bit.ly/bPxa6V

Davidson, Osha Gray. The best of enemies: race and redemption in the New South. http://bit.ly/b7Y01e

Moran, William E. Between history and hope: some centennial reflections. http://bit.ly/dhDC0T

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