Black History Month 2016 – #ReadSoulLit

Bookish Stuff / Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Hello all!  Yes Black History Month is just around the corner.  This February Danielle from OneSmallPaw and I are hosting a read along of a great American classic called Jubilee by Margaret Walker and a #ReadSoulLit photo challenge over on Instagram.  We’ve tried to make the photo challenge more engaging, with the hopes of seeing lots of new titles being  pictured; henceforth, showing the wide range of fantastic black authors and genres in which they write.  So I hope you’ll all try and join in for something at some point. If you don’t have Instagram you can follow me here to see what I post over there, but with a bit more explanation.  Don’t forget to link #ReadSoulLit when you post your pictures on Instagram and Twitter.  That helps people find us.  Currently, there are 900+ photos on Instagram, which should spark everyone’s interest in reading black authors.  Happy reading in February!




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5 Replies to “Black History Month 2016 – #ReadSoulLit”

  1. Will try to keep up with the Photo challenge this year – I think I missed a couple days last year. Quick question – is the Jubilee Book discussion via Twitter only? Oh and I took your advice and started a blog this week! We’ll see how it goes!

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