Antiracism: A Starter Booklist (On Demand)

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Book Discussions, Virtual

Age Group:

Adults , Seniors

Program Description


Here's 11 titles from Library Journal-  a mix of history, social science, and memoir, that offer facts and reflections on systemic racial injustice as well as ways to channel feeling into action. 

When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Asha Bandele.     Reserve it HERE


Stay Woke: A People’s Guide to Making All Black Lives Matter by Tehama Lopez Bunyasi & Candis Watts Smith. 


Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.     Reserve it HERE.


On Account of Race: The Supreme Court, White Supremacy, and the Ravaging of African American Voting Rights by Lawrence Goldstone.   Reserve it HERE.


How To Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi.        Reserve it HERE


Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi.       Reserve it HERE.


How We Fight White Supremacy: A Field Guide to Black Resistance by Akiba Solomon & Kenrya Rankin.   Reserve it HERE.


Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award–Winning Stamped from the Beginning by Jason Reynolds & Ibram X. Kendi.   Reserve it HERE.


The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein.  Reserve it HERE


Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla F Saad.  Reserve it HERE.


I Can't Breathe: A Killing on Bay Street by Matt Taibbi.  Reserve it HERE.