We encourage you to continue your antiracism efforts by reading any of the articles and books outlined below. The list is not exhaustive.

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These and other books are available through Oberlin College Library.

Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches by Audre Lorde - access via Oberlin College Library

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander - access via Oberlin College Library

The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison - access via Oberlin College Library

Ain’t I A Woman: Black Women and Feminism by bell hooks - access via Oberlin College Library

Race Talk and the Conspiracy of Silence: Understanding and Facilitating Difficult Dialogues on Race by Derald Wing Sue  - access via Oberlin College Library

How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi  - access via Oberlin College Library

White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo  - access via Oberlin College Library

Promoting Diversity and Social Justice: Educating People from Privileged Groups by Diane Goodman - access via Oberlin College Library

Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?: And Other Conversations About Race by Beverly Daniel Tatum - access via Oberlin College Library

Stamped from the Beginning, The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi - access via Oberlin College Library

Why We Can’t Wait by Martin Luther King Jr. - access via Oberlin College Library

Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla F. Saad - access via Oberlin College Library

So You Want To Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo - access via Oberlin College Library

Stay Woke: A People’s Guide to Making All Black Lives Matter by Tehama Lopez Bunyasi and Candis Watts Smith - access via Oberlin College Library

The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin -access via Oberlin College Library

Institutional Racism: A Primer on Theory and Strategies for Social Change by Shirley Better - access via Oberlin College Library

Walking with the Wind? A Memoir of the Movement by John Lewis -access via Oberlin College Library

Faces at the Bottom of the Well by Derrick Bell - access via Oberlin College Library

Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul by Eddie S. Glaude Jr. - access via Oberlin College Library

The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson - access via Oberlin College Library

The Origin of Others by Toni Morrison  - access via Oberlin College Library

Playing in the Dark: Whiteness and the Literary Imagination by Toni Morrison - access via Oberlin College Library

Breathe: A Letter to My Sons by Imani Perry - access via Oberlin College Library

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates - access via Oberlin College Library