Spring 2006: GLBTQ Culture

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The Spring 2007 Culture Corner features focuses on GLBTQ culture. The selected resources offer an introduction to the history, culture, and politics of GLBTQ communities, both in the U.S. and abroad. Resources include e-journals, electronic books, and websites. Title lists for the branch libraries are also available.

Additional Resources

  • Love Makes a Family: Portraits of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Parents and Their Families (HQ76.13 .K34 1999)
  • Queer America [electronic resource]: A GLBT History of the 20th Century (HQ76.3.U5 E35 2008)
  • Queer Questions, Clear Answers: The Contemporary Debates on Sexual Orientation (HQ23 .S457 2010)
  • The Straight State: Sexuality and Citizenship in Twentieth-Century America (HQ75.16.U6 C36 2009)
  • Transgender 101: A Simple Guide to a complex Issue (HQ77.9 .T45 2012)
  • Full Booklist
  • Electronic Resources
  • Media
  • Music
  • Reference Books

 

CaribbeanSummer 2006: Caribbean Culture

The Summer 2007 Culture Corner features focuses on the Caribbean. The selected resources offer an introduction to the history, culture, and politics of the Caribbean region. Resources include e-journals, electronic books, and websites. Title lists for the branch libraries are also available.

Additional Resources

  • African Caribbeans: A Reference Guide (F1629.B55 B53 2003)
  • A Brief History of the Caribbean: From the Arawak and the Carib to the Present (F1621 .R72 1992)
  • Caribbean: Art at the Crossroads of the World (N6591 .C375 2012)
  • Caribbean Sovereignty, Development and Democracy in an Age of Globalization (F2183 .C382 2013)
  • The Changing Face of Afro-Caribbean Cultural Identity: Negrismo and Négritude (PN849.C3 B29 2010)
  • The Economic History of the Caribbean Since the Napoleonic Wars [electronic resource – available through the library catalog]
  • Food culture in the Caribbean (TX716.A1 H67 2005)
  • Full Book List
  • Full Book List, Pendergrass Library
  • Electronic Resources

 

Spring 2006 Life of the Mind: Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits

To support the 2006 Life of the Mind selection Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits, Moroccan-born Laila Lalami’s debut novel about North African immigrant populations in Europe, the Diversity Committee presents library resources on Moroccan culture.
 

Additional Resources