Suggested Reading, Watching, Listening and other Resources for our community. Please note: This page, curated by the IIE and DART teams, is updated regularly.
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How to Have Difficult Conversations about Race
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Becoming Racially Literate and Understanding Issues of Social Justice in America
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Alexander, Michelle. The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness. 2012.
Anderson, Carol. White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide. 2017.
Baldwin, James. If Beale Street Could Talk. 1974
Coates, T. Between the World and Me. New York: Spiegel & Grau, 2015.
DiDangelo, R. White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism. 2018.
Dunbar-Ortiz, R. An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States. 2015.
Farrow, A. How the North Promoted, Prolonged, and Profited from Slavery. 2006.
Kendi, Ibram X. How to Be an Antiracist. 2019.
Lorde, Audre. Your Silence Will Not Protect You. 2017.
Onaci, Edward. Free the Land: The Republic of New Afrika and the Pursuit of a Black Nation State. 2020.
Ortiz, Paul. An African-American and Latinx History of the United States. 2018.
Oluo, Ijeoma. So You Want to Talk About Race. 2018.
Painter, Nell I. The History of White People. 2010.
White, Monica. Freedom Farmers: Agricultural Resistance and the Black Freedom Movement.
Williams, Chad. Charleston Syllabus: Readings on Race, Racism and Racial Violence. 2016.
Just Mercy (2019)
True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality (2019)
When They See Us (2019)
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
Fruitvale Station (2018)
Notes From the Field (2018)
Time: The Kalief Browder Story (2017)
I Am Not Your Negro (2017)
Let it Fall: Los Angeles 1982-92 (2017)
The Uncomfortable Truth (2017)
Hidden Figures (2016)
Let The Fire Burn (2013)
Central Park 5 (2012)
Do the Right Thing (1989)
The Murder of Fred Hampton (1971)
- 75 Things White People Can Do for Racial Social Justice
- Boston Magazine - Books about Race, Power and the Black Experience
- An Essential Reading Guide for Fighting Racism
An Antiracist Reading List
Resources Requiring an Ursinus Log-in
Recording of the Open Forum on Racial Injustices Hosted by President Brock Blomberg and President of UCGC Jalen Everette’22 (June 10, 2020)