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Thanks to former BU Libraries Ambassador Solange Hackshaw for these additions.
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Read - Learn - Change

These books are available electronically from the Boston University Libraries.
Both the recommendations and the organization are from The Anti-Racist Reading List by Ibram X. Kendi with a few additions. We welcome your suggestions.

 

The Anti-Racist Reading List

38 books for those open to changing themselves, and their world.
THE ATLANTIC FEBRUARY 12, 2019 BY IBRAM X. KENDI
Founding Director of the BU Center for Antiracist Research

Definitions

  

Memoires

  

Essays

  

Slavery

   

Jim Crow

   

The Great Migration

Civil and Human Rights

  

Mass Incarceration

  

Police Violence

Health and Housing

Voting

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Fiction

Poetry

 

A Peoples History of the US

“There is not a country in world history in which racism has been more important, for so long a time, as the United States.”
Boston University Professor Howard Zinn, A People's History of the United States: 1492 to Present