It’s Black History Month 2021!
This guide highlights a list of campus and local events being held online throughout the month of February hosted and sponsored by several University organizations and offices including Beauregard Center, Black Student Union, Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire, Center for Humanities/COLA, Community, Equity and Diversity office, NH Listens/Carsey School of Public Policy, MUB Events and Programs, Museum of Art/College of Liberal Arts, Music Hall of Portsmouth, SHARPP.
On the library resources tab, UNH community members can access a small selection of books which feature black history and authors of color that will be available all year round. You can search for more through the Library Search Box.
To learn more about Black History Month and how to stay engaged as an anti-racist throughout the year, here are some resources.
If you are on the Durham campus, come take a look at the I AM 400 art banner in Dimond Library, which features a collection of portraits of African Americans by artists Jerome W. Jones, Jr and his son Jeromyah Jones. Their art takes you on a 400 year journey highlighting both little-known and widely-celebrated pioneers from American history. Learn more about the Art of Jerome and Jeromyah Jones.