Night Word Presentation

The web links below will help you gain background knowledge and find examples.

These resources should help you get started on the assignment.
If you venture out to do a web search, remember that these are sensitive and sometimes controversial issues. You will want to find balanced and accurate information. The source matters!
Be sure to check out the URL of the site and figure out WHO is the author of the site. Think about why that group or individual put together the website.





  • What is Racism? - Definition and some historical background from the Anti-Defamation League.
  • Racism: An Overview - An introduction about racism from the US Holocaust Museum Website.
  • African American Odyssey: The Civil Rights Era - An resources from the Library of Congress. Many good pictures and original documents as well as explanation about significant events in the Civil Rights Movement.
  • Racism in the News - A collection of recent news articles related to racism from the Tribune Company, publisher of the Chicago Tribune.



IMAGE Resources

Citing your sources - Remember if you use images, you also need to cite them!

Check the LC Guide to Creating a Works Cited or use a citation generator like EasyBib.

Works Cited
"Night Cover." Online image. LibraryThing. 4 Feb. 2009 http://www.librarything.com/work/2619901/covers/