Reading and Listening Resources


Reading Recommendations

  • White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo
  • So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
  • How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
  • The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
  • Divided Sisters by Midge Wilson and Kathy Russell
  • The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
  • Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
  • They Can’t Kill Us All by Wesley Lowery
  • I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
  • Fatal Invention by Dorothy Roberts
  • Locking Up Our Own by James Forman
  • The Miner’s Canary by Lani Guiner and Gerald Torres
  • The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon
  • Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism,
  • Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla Saad
  • I’m Still Here; Black Dignity In A World Made
  • For Whiteness by Austin Channing Brown
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • Why Are All The Black Kids Sitting Together In The Cafeteria? by Beverly Daniel Tatum
  • The Sun Does Shine by Anthony Ray-Hinton
  • Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi

Listening Resources

  • 1619 (New York Times)
  • About Race
  • Code Switch (NPR)
  • Intersectionality Matters! Hosted by Kimberle Crenshaw
  • Momentum: A Race Forward Podcast
  • Pod For the Cause: Leadership Conference on Civil & Human Rights
  • Pod Save the People (Crooked Media)
  • Seeing White
  • Parenting Forward Podcast: ‘Five Pandemic Parenting Lessons with Cindy Wang Brandt’ episode
  • Fare of the Free Child Podcast