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Antiracism Reading List Available at the Kellogg-Hubbard Library
This is not an exhaustive list, but a starting point for nonfiction. These books are available from the KHL (if they are not already checked out!) and there are some online resources listed below the books.
Administrations of Lunacy: Racism and the Haunting of American Psychiatry at the Milledgeville Asylum (2020) by Mab Segrest
Becoming (2018) by Michelle Obama
Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice that Shapes What We See, Think, and Do (2019) by Jennifer L. Eberhardt
Citizen: An American Lyric (2014) by Claudia Rankine
Collected Essays: James Baldwin 1924-1987 (1998)
Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower (2019) by Brittany Cooper
Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That A Movement Forgot (2020) by Mikki Kendall
How to Be an Antiracist (2019) by Ibram X. Kendi
Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor (2020) by Layla F. Saad
Mindful of Race: Transforming Racism from the Inside Out (2018) by Ruth King
My Beloved World (2013) by Sonia Sotomayor
My Grandmother's Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies (2017) by Resmaa Menakem
One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression is Destroying our Democracy (2018) by Carol Anderson
Playing in the Dark: Whiteness and the Literary Imagination (1992) by Toni Morrison
So You Want to Talk about Race (2019) by Ijeoma Oluo
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas (2016) by Ibram X. Kendi
Stay Woke: A People's Guide to Making All Black Lives Matter (2019) by Tehama Lopez Bunyasi and Candis Watts Smith
Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow (2019) by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Sweet Taste of Liberty: A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America (2019) by W. Caleb McDaniel
Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America (2017) by Michael Eric Dyson
The Autobiography of Malcolm X with assistance of Alex Haley (2015)
The Color of Water: A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother (1996) by James McBridge
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2010) by Rebecca Skloot
The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks About Race (2016) by Jesmyn Ward
The Warmth of Other Suns (2010) by Isabel Wilkerson
To the Mountaintop!: My Journey Through the Civil Rights Movement (2012) by Charlayne Hunter-Gault
Waking up White: and Finding Myself in the Story of Race (2014) by Debby Irving
Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement (1998) by John Lewis with Michael D'Orso
We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy (2017) by Ta-Nehisi Coates
When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir (2018) by Patrisse Khan-Cullors
White Fragility: Why It’s so Hard for White People to Talk about Racism (2018) by Robin DiAngelo
White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide (2017) by Carol Anderson
Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?: And Other Conversations About Race (2003) by Beverly Daniel Tatum
Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison (2016) by Shaka Senghor
This Book Is Anti-Racist: 20 Lessons on How to Wake Up, Take Action, and Do The Work (2020) by Tiffany Jewell and illustrated by Aurelia Durand
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning (2020) by Jason Reynolds & Ibram X. Kendi
I, Too, Am American by Langston Hughes, illustrated by Bryan Collier
Use your library card to create a Kanopy account to watch films on social & systematic injustice. Some of the films available are: I Am Not Your Negro: James Baldwin and Race in America, White Like Me - Race, Racism, and White Privledge in America, Race - The Power of an Illusion. Go to https://www.kellogghubbard.org/kanopy for more information.
Harvard University offers free implicit bias testing at: https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/takeatest.html
National Museum of African American History & Culture: https://nmaahc.si.edu/learn/talking-about-race
Unitarian Universalist Association Examining Whiteness Curriculum: https://www.uua.org/racial-justice/curricula/whiteness
The Vermont Department of Libraries has developed a list of Racial and Social Justice resources: https://libraries.vermont.gov/services/racialjusticeresources
TED Talks & Articles from Justice in June compiled by Autumn Gupta with Bryanna Wallace’s oversight for the purpose of providing a starting place for individuals trying to become better allies:
“America’s Racial Contract is Killing Us” by Adam Serwer
“Who Gets to Be Afraid in America?” by Ibram X. Kendi
The 1619 Project from the New York Times
“White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack” by Peggy McIntosh
“The Intersectionality Wars” by Jane Coaston
“The Case for Reparations” by Ta-Nehisi Coates
“Tips for Creating Effective White Caucus Groups” developed by Craig Elliott