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Painted Voices

– Portraits Of 20 Celebrated African American Writers
http://www.black-collegian.com/african/painted-
voices/index.html
Artist Gilbert Fletcher discusses how he came to create portraits of 20 of the most
celebrated African American writers in US history. Scroll down to links to all of the
portraits with a short bio of each writer. Outstanding site. Excellent

POETRY AND PROSE OF THE HARLEM RENAISSANCE
http://www.nku.edu/~diesmanj/poetryindex.html
List of poets and writers of the Harlem Renaissance with full text copies of their
works. Excellent

POWERFUL DAYS IN BLACK AND WHITE
http://www.kodak.com/US/en/corp/features/moore/mooreIn
dex.shtml
Black and white photos of the Civil Rights struggle of the 1960s. Each photo has
the date taken, photographer and a brief caption. Excellent

STAMP ON BLACK HISTORY
http://library.advanced.org/10320/stamps.html
A compilation of US postage stamps which feature African Americans, includes an
outstanding tour, quiz, games and an alphabetical list of biographical sketches of
all of those featured. Excellent

TRAILBLAZERS FOR THE NEXT GENERATION- CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN
AMERICAN HISTORY MAKERS
http://www.black-collegian.com/african/trailblzer.shtml
Profiles of 10 African Americans who are pioneers in their fields– business,
government, journalism, literature, etc. Excellent

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