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Black History Month: Videos and Film

Resources related to the contributions of African American and African Diasporic communities at WPI's Gordon Library

Videos and Film related to Black History, Heritage, and Current Issues


Becoming Frederick Douglas - Discover how a man born into slavery became one of the most influential voices for democracy in U.S. history. A gifted writer and charismatic orator, it is estimated that more Americans heard Frederick Douglass speak than any other 19th-century figure — Black or white. 

*Note: Documentary video is only available to members of the WPI Community