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StayWoke: Must-Read Black History Month Books

Black History Month Books

Reading a great book can blow your entire psyche into tiny little pieces….in a good way. Well, African American authors have written some of the most brilliant books. Ever.

As we celebrate Black History Month and beyond, here are 10 works that stimulate conversation, provide an opportunity to understand history, educate for critical consciousness and are amazing literary treasures.

Add these to your must-read list now.
The African Origin of Civilization: Myth or Reality
Cheikh Anta Diop
This powerful piece of work presents historical, archaeological, and anthropological evidence to support the theory that ancient Egypt was a Black civilization…no matter what Ridley Scott would have you believe.
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Black History Month Books

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