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YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of October 19, 2020

Scary Movies to Watch with the Lights On

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Us
Jordan Peele

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Babadook
Jennifer Kent

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The Others
Alejandro Amenábar

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The Conjuring
James Wan

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Finding Mindful Moments

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The Mindfulness Survival Kit
Thích Nhất Hạnh

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The Lost Art of Good Conversation
Sakyong Mipham

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The Things You can See Only when you Slow Down
Haemin Sunim

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Ready, Set, Breathe
Carla Naumburg

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October Service Updates

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of October 12, 2020

Noticing Nature

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A Thousand Mornings
Mary Oliver

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A Small Porch
Wendell Berry

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Forest Primeval
Vievee Francis

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Bright Dead Things
Ada Limón

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Immersive Family Sagas

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The Turner House
Angela Flournoy

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The Namesake
Jhumpa Lahiri

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Commonwealth
Ann Patchett

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Sing, Unburied, Sing
Jesmyn Ward

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Mandali: India and the World is an Online Exhibit running October 1-November 12.

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of October 5, 2020

Mental Health Memoirs

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A Kind of Mirraculas Paradise
Sandra Allen

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I'm Telling the Truth, but I'm Lying
Bassey Ikpi

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The Body Papers
Grace Talusan

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Heavy
Kiese Laymon

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Quick Cooking for Busy Nights

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The Art of Simple Food
Alice Waters

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Food 52: A New Way to Dinner
Amanda Hesser

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A Modern Way to Cook
Anna Jones

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The New Indian Slow Cooker
Neela Paniz

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VISIONS 2020

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of September 28, 2020

Compelling Teen Stories

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Dear Martin
Nic Stone

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All American Boys
Jason Reynolds

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Piecing Me Together
Renée Watson

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The Sun is Also a Star
Nicola Yoon

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True Stories in Comics

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The Lives of Sacco and Vanzetti
Rick Geary

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Persepolis
Marjane Satrapi

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Brazen
Pénélope Bagieu

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The Carter Family
Frank Young & David Lasky

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YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of September 21, 2020

National Hispanic Heritage Month

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Inventing Latinos
Laura E. Gómez

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The Affairs of the Falcóns
Melissa Rivero

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News of a Kidnapping
Gabriel García Márquez

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Things We Lost in the Fire
Mariana Enriquez

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Listen to Mystery Stories

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The Trespasser
Tana French

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A Great Reckoning
Louise Penny

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When the Thrill is Gone
Walter Mosley

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Top Secret Twenty-One
Janet Evanovich

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Bright Nights Community Forum | Moving the Talk to the Walk: Talking about Race with Youth

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of September 14, 2020

Science DVDs for Kids

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Bugging Out
Chris & Martin Kratt

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Sid the Science Kid
NCircle Entertainment

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World of Invention
Merlin Crossingham

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The Magic School Bus
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Podcasters Write Too!

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Sawbones
Sydnee & Justin McElroy

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On Intersectionality
Kimberlé Crenshaw

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Everything's Trash, but it's Okay
Phoebe Robinson

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Alice Isn't Dead
Joseph Fink

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YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of September 7

The Labor Movement: Songs, Stories & Posters

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Don't Mourn, Organize!
Joe Hill

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Going Down Jericho Road
Michael Honey

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Agitate! Educate! Organize!
Lincoln Cushing

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Mobsters, Unions, & Feds
James Jacobs

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Beautiful Board Books

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The Secret Garden
Jennifer Adams

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Pantone Colors
Pantone

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My Art Book of Love
Shana Gozansky

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Merbaby's Lullaby
Jane Yolen

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Virtual RPG Fest features four presentations over four weeks on role-playing games—every Saturday in September on AADL.TV

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of August 31, 2020

Black History on Film

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What you Gonna do When the World's on Fire?
Roberto Minervini

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The Talk: Race in America
Sam Pollard

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Black History Activators
Shannon Malone-Debenedictis

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Black and Blue
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Print Power: Printmaking & Letterpress

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LetterPress Now
Jessica White

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Low-Tech Print
Caspar Williamson

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Alan Kitching's A-Z of Letterpress
Alan Kitching

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Printing on Fabric
Jen Swearington

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Submit your mail art to the AADL & U-M Mail Art Project

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of August 24, 2020

Votes for Women! Suffrage History for Kids

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Around America to Win the Vote
Mara Rockliff

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Lillian's Right to Vote
Jonah Winter

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Women Win the Vote!
Nancy Kennedy

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Chasing Freedom
Nikki Grimes

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Short Stories for Short Attention Spans

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Interpreter of Maladies
Jhumpa Lahiri

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The Refugees
Viet Thanh Nguyen

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Runaway
Alice Munro

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Difficult Women
Roxane Gay

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Downtown Location opens.

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of August 17, 2020

Women in Translation Month

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Flights
Olga Tokarczuk

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Go, Went, Gone
Jenny Erpenbeck

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The Unwomanly Face of War
Svetlana Aleksievich

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Convenience Store Woman
Sayaka Murata

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30 Years of the Americans with Disabilities Act

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Disability Visibility
Alice Wong

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Care Work
Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha

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Accesible America
Bess Williamson

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From the Periphery
Pia Justesen

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Community High Project

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of August 10, 2020

Hugo Award Winners

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LaGuardia
Nnedi Okorafor

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Good Omens
Neil Gaiman

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A Memory Called Empire
Arkady Martin

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This is How you Lose the Time War
Amal El-Mohtar

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The Good Place: The Answer
Daniel Schofield

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Leviathan Wakes
James S. A. Corey

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Black Comedians

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Key & Peele
Keegan-Michael Key & Jordan Peele

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#veryfat #verybrave
Nicole Byer

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Obviously
Akilah Hughes

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The Last Black Unicorn
Tiffany Haddish

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Enter the 15th Annual Lego Contest

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of August 3, 2020

Contemporary Black Writings

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The Fire This Time
Ed. Jesmyn Ward
 

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Black Software
Charlton D. McIlwain

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Charleston Syllabus
Chad Williams, Kedada Williams, Keisha Blain

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A Terrible Thing to Waste
Harriet Washington

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Life Stories to Listen to

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I Never had it Made
Jackie Robinson

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Reaching for the Moon
Katherine G. Johnson

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Miles: The Autobiography
Miles Davis

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Becoming
Michelle Obama

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1619 Project Discussion

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of July 27, 2020

Award-Winning Stories

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Radiant Child
Javaka Steptoe

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Brown Girl Dreaming
Jacqueline Woodson

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Freedom in Congo Square
Carole Weatherford

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The Undefeated
Kwame Alexander

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The Great Migration

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South Side Girls
Marcia Chatelain

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Making Our Way Home
Blair Imani

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This is the Rope
Jacqueline Woodson

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The Great Migration
Eloise Greenfield

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YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of July 20, 2020

Spotlight on Black Directors

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Belle
Amma Asante

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Fruitvale Station
Ryan Coogler

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Queen Sugar
Ava DuVernay

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Blackkklansman
Spike Lee

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Black History Through Graphic Novels

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Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists
Mikki Kendall

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March
John Lewis

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Strange Fruit
Joel Gill

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Fire!!
Peter Bagge

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YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of July 13, 2020

Injustice in the Justice System

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A Bound Woman is a Dangerous Thing
DaMaris Hill

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Chokehold
Paul Butler

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The Black and the Blue
Matthew Horace

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Say Her Name
Kate Davis & David Heilbroner

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Explore Nature through Children's Books

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Where's Rodney?
Carmen Bogan

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A Day with Yayah
Nicola Campbell

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The Vast Wonder of the World
Mélina Mangal

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Seeds of Change
Jen Johnson

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What is Lobby Pickup?

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of July 6, 2020

Black Science Fiction & Fantasy

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Afrofuturism
Ytasha Womack

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Mem
Bethany C. Morrow

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The Obelisk Gate
N.K. Jemisin

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Dhalgren
Samuel R. Delany

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Celebrating African American History in Sports

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Taking a Knee, Taking a Stand
Bob Schron

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Olympic Pride, American Prejudice
Deborah Draper

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The Heritage
Howard Bryant

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Proud
Ibtihaj Muhammad

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1619 Project Discussion

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of June 29, 2020

Examining Bias

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How to be an Antiracist
Ibram X. Kendi

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Uprooting Racism
Paul Kivel

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Biased
Jennifer L. Eberhardt

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Tears We Cannot Stop
Michael E. Dyson

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Raising Black Children

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Motherhood So White
Nefertiti Austin

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Breathe
Imani Perry

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Parenting for Liberation
Trina Brown

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My Brown Baby
Denene Millner

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BLACK LIVES MATTER

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of June 25, 2020

Juneteenth: History & Celebration

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Juneteenth for Mazie
Floyd Cooper

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All Different Now
Angela Johnson

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Juneteenth
Ralph Ellison

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The Thin Light of Freedom
Edward L. Ayers

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YA Books with Black Female Protagonists

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The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas

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Black Enough: Stories
Ibi Zoboi

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Calling My Name
Liara Tamani

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Brown Girl Dreaming
Jacqueline Woodson

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WEEK TWO REOPENING

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of June 15, 2020

Anti-Racism for Kids

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This Book is Anti-Racist
Tiffany Jewell

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Let's Talk about Race
Julius Lester

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Racism and Intolerance
Louise Spilsbury

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Intersection Allies
Chelsea Johnson

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Quarantine Cookbook Refresh

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Nopi: The Cookbook
Yotam Ottolenghi

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Solo
Anita Lo

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Student's Vegetarian Cookbook
Carole Raymond

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Black Girl Baking
Jerrelle Guy

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Reopening Plans

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of June 8, 2020

Book Club Kits for all Ages

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White Fragility
Robin Diangelo

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The Color Purple
Alice Walker

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March
John Lewis

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The Turner House
Angela Flournoy

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Happy Pride Month!

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Walk for Me
Elegance Bratton

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8: A Play
Dustin Lance Black

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Ordinary Girls: A Memoir
Jaquira Díaz

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Black Leopard, Red Wolf
Marlon James

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Creative Bug

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of June 1, 2020

Catch Up on Your AADL.TV

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Coding for All!
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Learn to Crochet
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Map Your Quarantine Experience
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Cooking the Basics
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Essays on Midwestern Life

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To Light a Fire
Terry Blackhawk & Peter Markus

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A Woman is A Woman
Anna Prushinskaya

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An American Map
Anne-Marie Oomen

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Midwestern Gothic #23
Jeff Pfaller & Robert Russell

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The AADL Archives Pandemic Log

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of May 25, 2020

U.S. Military History

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The Bob Arvin Story
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Hospital Sketches
Louisa May Alcott

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Blue-Tail Fly
Vievee Francis

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Michigan's Early Military Forces
Rosentreter & Barnett

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Summer Sunshine Stories

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Sandy Feet!
Susan Wood

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The Anna Comstock Story
Suzanne Slade

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Digger and Daisy
Judy Young

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Fly, Firefly
Shana Keller

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The Saturday Show!

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of May 18, 2020

Catch Up on Elizabeth's Quarantine Reads

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Eclectic Recommendations
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Thriller Recommendations
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Reading Update
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Folk Tales
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Instrumental Tunes

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Corrette
Musica Franca

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Classical Ukulele Volume 2
Daniel Estrem

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JS Bach Laboratory
Takashi Matsuishi Spark

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Fairy Peace
Dmitry Krasnoukhov

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Summer Game Coming Soon

YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of May 11, 2020

Experience new places through documentaries

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Those Who Come Will Hear
Simon Plouffe

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Let's Have Some Church Detroit Style
Andy Sax

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Brasslands
Meerkat Media Collective

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Baseball Diplomacy
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Uplifting books for kids

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Adam's Day at the Market
Huda Essa

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Good Night, Library
Denise Brennan-Nelson

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Mr. McGinty's Monarchs
Linda Vander-Hayden

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A Boy Like You
Frank Murphy

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YOUR WEEKLY AADL NEWSLETTER

The Week of May 4, 2020

Poems About Life and Nature

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The Light Between
Terry Blackhawk

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I Want to Be Once
M. L. Liebler

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Trumbull Ave
Michael Lauchlan

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Earth Again
Chris Dombrowski

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Past Events at the AADL

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History of Arab Restaurants in the U.S.
Ryah Aqel & Matthew Stiffler

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Arsenical Candy & Copper Peas
Laura Bien

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Desserts by Decade: The 1930s
Patti Smith & Chef Keegan

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Traveling Iran by Bicycle
Stefan Koehler

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