“I Have a Dream” – 50 Years Ago Today


Today marks the 50th anniversary of the March On Washington, where Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his historic “I Have a Dream” speech. PBS News Hour is posting videos of commemorative celebrations in Washington today.

To explore MLK Jr’s legacy in the SVA Library, here are some titles to get you started:

King : a comics biography / Ho Che Anderson – E185.97.K5 A75 2010


King : the photobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. / Charles Johnson & Bob Adelman – E185.97.K5 J57 2000


Martin’s big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. / Doreen Rappaport ; illustrations by Bryan Collier. – PZ7.R161 Mar 2001


Pillar of fire : America in the King years, 1963-65 / Taylor Branch.- E185.61.B7915 1998


Citizen King [videorecording] / produced, directed and written by Orlando Bagwell and W. Noland Walker. – V-D K564 Cit DVD


The Civil rights movement : a photographic history, 1954-68 / Steven Kasher ; foreword by Myrlie Evers-Williams. – E185.61 .K347 1996

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