New Additions and Featured Collections

Looking for a good book to read? Or a new movie to watch? Something to listen to on your daily commute? Here is some information on new materials, featured items, interesting topics, prize winners, and more!

New Additions

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Visit our Kid Space or Teen Space pages for even more new items!

Search our catalog here to see which new items are currently available.

 

You may request that we purchase a new title by inquiring at the circulation desk or call (802)-223-3338.

You can request older titles that we don't own by submitting an inter-library loan request.

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

Between the World and Me (2015) by Ta-Nehisi Coates

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

Locking up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America (2017) by James Forman

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

Slavery by Another Name: The Re-enslavement of of Black Americans From the Civil War to World War II (2008) by Douglas A. Blackmon

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 Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America (2017) by Richard Rothstein

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 New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness (2010) by Michelle Alexander

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

YA:

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

FILM:

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.

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES:

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: 

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