Although I am a history buff, including the history of black people in early America, I'm not a big "Black History Month" advocate. I believe our history should be taught everyday and as often as American history.
Note to baby boomers. The 60's are over. Black history did not start or end with your generation.
I was looking at my library of Black literature and thought, I have never listed a Black history reading recommendation on my blog. So, here's my short list.