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Pages & Panels (03/17/2021): March (Historical)

Congressman John Lewis is an American icon, one of the key figures of the civil rights movement. His commitment to justice and nonviolence has taken him from an Alabama sharecropper’s farm to the halls of Congress, from a segregated schoolroom to the 1963 March on Washington, and from receiving beatings from state troopers to receiving the Medal of Freedom from the first African-American president. Now, to share his remarkable story with new generations, Lewis presents March, the first volume in a graphic novel trilogy. […]

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Black History Month: Meet Jerry Lawson

Are you an avid gamer? Whether you like games such as Pac-Man, Super Mario, Call of Duty, or Animal Crossing, our modern version of video games would not exist without the pioneering efforts of a black engineer named Jerry Lawson. In 1976, Lawson helped oversee the creation of the Channel F (for “Fun”), the first-ever home video game console that […]