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Cultural Diversity Month

April is Cultural Diversity Month. Take a look at the biographies below and explore the different cultural backgrounds of various historical figures.

The life of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is traced from birth and childhood to his death. 

Explore the life of the United State's first Hispanic U.S Supreme Court Justice. 

Gandhi by Juhi Saklani

A biography of Mahatma Gandhi, the Indian political and spiritual leader who led his country to freedom from British rule through his policy of nonviolent resistance.

"I Am Malala. This is my story. 

This is the true story of a determined and resourceful young man whose intimate knowledge of two cultures later led him to play an important role in the opening of Japan to Western trade and ideas.

A biography on the mother of modern physics.

Lewis & Clark would not have succeeded if not for the help of Sacagawea. This is her story.  

Shares the life of the young Holocaust victim, covering her childhood, time in hiding, and famous diary.

Pablo Picasso by Matthew Meadows

An introduction to the work of one of the masters of modern art.

Olympic hero and African-American icon, this is the story of Jesse Owens.