Racism: Books

RACISM “I just got called racist, what do I do now?” Ijeoma Oluo, So You Want to Talk about Race
  • “Racism: a prejudice against someone based on race, when those prejudices are reinforced by systems of power.” Oluo, Ijeoma, So You Want to Talk about Race, Seal Press, 2018, pb. 2019)
  • Opoku-Agyeman, Anna Gifty, ed., The Black Agenda: Bold Solutions for a Broken System, St. Martin’s Press, 2022
  • Diangelo, Robin, White Fragility: Why it’s so Hard for White People to Talk about Racism, Beacon Press, 2018
  • Crenshaw, Kimberlé, et al., eds., Critical Race Theory: The Key Writings that Shaped a Movement, New York: The New Press, 1995
  • Smith, Barbara, The Truth that Never Hurts: Writings on Race, Gender, and Freedom, New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers Univ. Press, 1998
  • Hull, Akasha Gloria; Bell-Scott, Patricia; Smith, Barbara, eds., But Some Of Us Are Brave: All the Women Are White, All the Blacks Are Men: Black Women’s Studies, Feminist Press at CUNY, 2000
  • Stoler, Ann Laura, Carnal Knowledge and Imperial Power: Race and the Intimate in Colonial Rule, Berkeley: Univ. of Calif Press, 2003
  • Fields, Karen E., & Fields, Barbara Jeanne, Race-craft: The Soul of Inequality in American Life, London: Verso, 2012
  • Moraga, Cherríe and Gloria Anzaldúa, This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color, 4th ed., SUNY Press, 2015
  • Sharpley-Whiting, T. Denean, Bricktop’s Paris: African American Women in Paris between the Two World Wars, SUNY Press, 2016
  • Wekker, Gloria, White Innocence: Paradoxes of Colonialism and Race, Durham, NC: Duke Univ. Press, 2016
  • Taylor, Keeanga-Yamahtta, From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation, Haymarket Books, 2016
  • —ed., How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective, Haymarket Press, 2017
  • Crenshaw, Kimberlé, On Intersectionality: The Essential Writings of Kimberlé Crenshaw, New York Press, 2019
  • Geter, Hafizah A., The Black Period: On Personhood, Race, and Origin, Random House, 2022
  • Hernàndez, Tanya Katerì, Racial Innocence: Unmasking Latino Anti-Black Bias and the Struggle for Equality, Beacon Press, 2022
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