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Suggested Readings

  • Adams, Maurianne, et al., eds. Readings for Diversity and Social Justice. Psychology Press, 2000.
  • Ancheta, Angelo N. Race, Rights, and the Asian American Experience. Rutgers UP, 2006.
  • Andersen, Margaret, and Patricia Hill Collins. Race, Class, and Gender: An anthology. Nelson Education, 2015.
  • Angelou, Maya. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. Random House, 2002.
  • Anzaldúa, Gloria, ed. Making Faces, Making Soul: Creative and Critical Perspectives by Women of Color. San Francisco: Aunt Lute Books, 1990.
  • Appiah, Kwame Anthony. Lines of Descent: W. E. B. Du Bois and the Emergence of Identit
  • Baca, Jimmy Santiago. A Place to Stand. Grove, 2002.
  • Bahadur, Gaiutra. Coolie Woman: The Odyssey of Indenture. University of Chicago Press, 2014.
  • Baldwin, James. The Fire Next Time. 1963. Vintage, 2013.
  • Bayoumi, Moustafa. How Does It Feel To Be a Problem?: Being Young and Arab in America. Penguin, 2009.
  • This Muslim American Life: Dispatches from the War on Terror. New York UP, 2015.
  • Bonilla-Silva, Eduardo. Racism without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America. Rowman & Littlefield, 2018.
  • Bunyasi, Tehama Lopez and Candis Watts Smith. Stay Woke: A People's Guide to Making All Black Lives Matter. New York University Press, 2019.
  • Butler, Octavia. Kindred. Beacon, 2003
  • Campt, David. The White Ally Toolkit Workbook: Using Active Listening, Empathy, and Personal Storytelling to Promote Racial Equity. I Am Publishers, 2018.
  • Chang, Grace. Disposable Domestics: Immigrant Women Workers in the Global Economy, 2nd ed. Haymarket Books, 2016.
  • The Latino Threat: Constructing Immigrants, Citizens, and the Nation. Stanford University Press, 2008.
  • Chou, Rosalind, and Joe R. Feagin. The Myth of the Model Minority: Asian Americans Facing Racism. Paradigm, 2010.
  • Coates, Ta-Nehisi. Between the World and Me. Spiegel & Grau, New York, 2015.
  • Davis, Angela Y. Angela Davis: An Autobiography. 1974. International Publishers, 1988.
  • Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement. Haymarket, 2016.
  • The Latino/a Condition: A Critical Reader, 2nd ed. NYU Press, 2010.
  • White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism. Beacon Press, 2018.
  • Du Bois, William Edward Burghardt. The Souls of Black Folk. 1903. Oxford University Press, 2008.
  • Dyson, Michael Eric. Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America. St. Martin's Press, 2017.
  • Edim, Glory. Well-Read Black Girl: Finding our Stories, Discovering Ourselves: An Anthology. Ballantine Books, 2018.
  • Ellison, Ralph. Invisible Man. 1952. Vintage, 1995.
  • Galeano, Eduardo. Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent. Monthly Review Press, 1997.
  • Gates, Henry Louis, Jr. Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow. Penguin, 2019.
  • Hansberry, Lorriane. Raisin in the Sun. 1959. Vintage, 2004.
  • Harvey, Jennifer. Raising White Kids: Bringing Up Children in a Racially Unjust America. Abingdon Press, 2019.
  • Iyer, Deepa. We Too Sing America: South Asian, Arab, Muslim and Sikh Immigrants Shape our Multiracial Future. The New Press, 2015.
  • Jones, Tayari. An American Marriage: A Novel. Algonquin Books, 2018.
  • King, Martin L., Jr. Why We Can't Wait. Beacon Press, 2010.
  • Kurashige, Lon. Two Faces of Exclusion: The Untold History of Anti-Asian Racism in the United States. UNC Press, 2016.
  • Lee, Erika. The Making of Asian America: A History. Simon and Schuster, 2015.
  • Lee, Jennifer, and Min Zhou. The Asian American Achievement Paradox. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2015.
  • Lee, Stacey J. Unraveling the “Model Minority” Stereotype: Listening to Asian American Youth, Teachers College Press, 2009.
  • MacLean, Nancy. Freedom Is Not Enough. Harvard University Press, 2008.
  • Magee, Rhonda V. The Inner Work of Racial Justice: Healing Ourselves and Transforming Our Communities Through Mindfulness. Tarcher Perigee, 2019.
  • Morrison, Toni. Beloved. Knopf, 1987.
    • ---. The Bluest Eye. Random House, 1970.
    • ---. God Help the Child. Knopf, 2015.
    • ---. Home. Knopf, 2012.
    • ---. Jazz. Knopf, 1992.
    • ---. Love. Knopf, 2003.
    • ---. A Mercy. Knopf, 2008.
    • ---. Paradise. Knopf, 1997.
  • Noguera, Pedro, Aída Hurtado, and Edward Fergus, eds. Invisible No More: Understanding the Disenfranchisement of Latino Men and Boys. Routledge, 2013.
  • Reséndez, Andrés. The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America. Houghton Mifflin, 2017.
  • Stevenson, Bryan. Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption. Spiegel & Grau, 2015.
  • Suárez-Orozco, Marcelo M., and Mariela M. Páez, eds. Latinos: Remaking America. University of California Press, 2008.
  • Takaki, Ronald T. Strangers from a Different Shore: A History of Asian Americans. Little, Brown, 1998.
  • Thomas, Angie. The Hate U Give. Harper Collins, 2017.
  • Treuer, David. Rez Life: An Indian's Journey Through Reservation Life. Grove, 2012.
  • Wilson, August. Fences. Plume, 1986.