February: Black History Month

Sat, 02/01/2014

February is Black History Month. At Brooks, we will be celebrating the contribution of outstanding African-American artists, athletes, politicians and innovators through a series of displays, videos and informational announcements.

See links below to some of the files created to celebrate this month.

Videos for Week 4 - The Arts: Alvin Ailey,  The Jackson 5Miles Davis and John ColtraneSly and the FamilyPublic EnemyMarvin GayeJimi HendrixDuke EllingtonGil Scott

Video for Week 3 - Masters of Invention

Videos for Week 2 - Sport Heroes: Ernie DavisBlack Power SaluteAlthea GibsonOlympians in Pursuit of PerfectionBill RusselBob Gibson's HighlightsDebbie ThomasHank ThomasJack JohnsonJackie RobinsonJesse Owens (Berlin '36)Jim BrownMichael JordanTiger WoodsMuhammad Ali.

Videos for Week 1 - Politicians and Activists: Martin Luther King vs. Malcom XTo the MountaintopCarmichael.