Read: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Book Recommendations

This list was compiled by our CEO, avid reader and writer, and noted inclusion advocate Rachelle Jervis. Rachelle welcomes your suggestions for additions to the book list. ESC chose to focus this reading list on the following areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion: Ageism, Anti-Racism, Body Diversity Acceptance, Citizenship, Diverse Abilities, Feminism, Gender, History of Racism, History of Sexism, Identity, Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI.  Our book links connect you to the following independently and women and/or person of color owned book stores: 57th Street Books, Book Cellar, Seminary Co-Op Bookstore, and Women and Children First. ESC offers numerous free diversity, equity, and inclusion training and resources available thanks to donors like.

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Title
Author
Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Topics
Book Link
Author Link
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Eve L. Ewing
Anti-Racism, History of Racism
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781608465989
https://twitter.com/eveewing
A Civil Life in an Uncivil Time
Paula Tarnapol Whitacre
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781640123113
https://www.linkedin.com/in/whitacre/
A Different Mirror: A History of Multicultural America
Ronald Takaki
History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780316022361
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ronald_Takaki
A Disability History of the United States
Dr. Kim E. Nielsen
Diverse Abilities, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780807022047
https://www.utoledo.edu/al/history/faculty/NielsenK.html
A History of Southland College
Thomas C. Kennedy
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781557289162
A More Beautiful and Terrible History
Jeanne Theoharis
Anti-Racism, Feminism, Gender, History of Racism, History of Sexism, Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780807063484
https://twitter.com/JeanneTheoharis
A Nation Unmade by War
Tom Engelhardt
History of Racism, History of Sexism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781608469017
A People’s History of the United States
Howard Zinn
Citizenship, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780060838652
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Howard_Zinn
Ageism: Past, Present, and Future
Tay K. McNamara, John B. Williamson
Agism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781138202962
Ageism: Stereotyping and Prejudice Against Older Persons
Todd D. Nelson
Agism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780262640572
Ain’t I A Woman: Black Women and Feminism
Bell Hooks
Feminism, Gender, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781138821514
https://twitter.com/bellhooks
Alice Paul and the Fight for Women's Rights
Deborah Kops
Citizenship, Feminism, Gender, History of Sexism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781629793238
https://twitter.com/Deborahkops
All Labor Has Dignity
Martin Luther King, Jr., Author, Michael K. Honey, Editor
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780807086001
https://twitter.com/TheKingCenter
All Out: The No-Longer-Secret Stories of Queer Teens throughout the Ages
Saundra Mitchell
Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781335146816
https://twitter.com/SaundraMitchell
All Rise: Somebodies, Nobodies and the Politics of Dignity
Robert W. Fuller
Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781576753859
America Is in the Heart: A Personal History
Carlos Bulosan
Anti-Racism, Citizenship
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780295952895
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlos_Bulosan
America for Americans: A History of Xenophobia in the United States
Erika Lee
Anti-Racism, Citizenship, History of Racism
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781541672604
https://twitter.com/prof_erikalee
An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States
Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
Citizenship, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780807057834
https://twitter.com/rdunbaro
And Tango Makes Three (Children's Book)
Justin Richardson, Peter Parnell, Henry Cole
Sexual Orientation, LGBTQ+
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781481446952
And Then I Danced: Traveling the Road to LGBT Equality
Mark Segal
Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781617753992
https://twitter.com/PhilaGayNews
And the Band Played On: Politics, People, and the AIDS Epidemic
Randy Shilts
Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780312374631
https://twitter.com/Wine_andProses
Assata, an Autobiography
Assata Shakur
Anti-Racism
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781556520747
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assata_Shakur
Bad Feminist
Roxane Gay
Feminism, Gender
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780062282712
https://twitter.com/rgay
Be the Change: Grandfather Gandhi (Children’s Book)
Arun Gandhi, with Bethany Hegedus
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/be-change-grandfather-gandhi-story
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arun_Manilal_Gandhi
Becoming
Michelle Obama
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781524763138
https://twitter.com/MichelleObama
Becoming A Visible Man
Jamison Green, Ph.D.
Gender, Identify, Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/becoming-visible-man
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jamison_Green
Being White, Being Good: White Complicity, White Moral Responsibility, and Social Justice Pedagogy
Barbara Applebaum
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/good-white-people-problem-middle-class-white-anti-racism
Beloved
Toni Morrison
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/beloved-0
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toni_Morrison
Between the World and Me
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/between-world-and-me
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ta-Nehisi_Coates
Beyond the Gender Binary (Age 12 and Up)
Alok Vaid-Menon, Ashley Lukashevsky (Illustrator)
Identify, Sexual Orientation
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780593094655
Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do
Jennifer L. Eberhardt
Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/blindspothidden-biases-good-people
https://twitter.com/banaji
Black Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of Empowerment
Patricia Hill Collins
Feminism, Gender, History of Racism, History of Sexism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/black-feminist-thoughtknowledge-consciousness-and-politics-empowerment
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patricia_Hill_Collins
Black on Both Sides: A Racial History of Trans Identity
C. Riley Snorton
Anti-Racism, Identity, Sexual Orientation
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781517901738
https://twitter.com/CRileySnorton
Blackballed: The Black and White Politics of Race on America's Campuses
Lawrence Ross
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/blackballed-black-and-white-politics-race-americas-campuses
https://thelawrenceross.com
Born a Crime: Stories from A South African Childhood
Trevor Noah
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/born-crime-stories-south-african-childhood
https://twitter.com/Trevornoah
Born on Third Base: A One Percenter Makes the Case for Tackling Inequality, Bringing Wealth Home, and Committing to the Common Good
Chuck Collins
Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/born-third-base-one-percenter-makes-case-tackling-inequality-bringing-wealth-home-and-committing-com
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chuck_Collins
Bound for the Promised Land: Harriet Tubman: Portrait of an American Hero
Dr. Kate Clifford Larson
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780345456281
https://twitter.com/KCliffLarson
Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants
Dr. Robin Wall Kimmerer
Anti-Racism, Citizenship, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781571311771
https://www.esf.edu/faculty/kimmerer/
Brown Girl Dreaming (Ages 10+)
Jacqueline Woodson
Anti-Racism, Gender, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780147515827
https://twitter.com/JackieWoodson
Building a Movement to End the New Jim Crow: An Organizing Guide
Daniel Hunter
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/new-jim-crow-mass-incarceration-age-colorblindness
http://www.newjimcroworganizing.org
Call Them by Their True Names: American Crises (and Essays)
Rebecca Solnit
Feminism, Gender, History of Sexism
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781608469468
Capitalism and Disability Selected Writings
Marta Russell
Diverse Abilities, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781608466863
Care Work- Dreaming Disability Justice
Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha
Diverse Abilities, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781551527383
https://twitter.com/thellpsx
Carly’s Voice
Carly Fleischmann
Diverse Abilities
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781439194157
https://twitter.com/CarlysVoice
Charleston Syllabus: Readings on Race, Racism, and Racial Violence
Chad Williams, Editor, Kidada E. Williams, Editor, Keisha N. Blain, Editor
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/race-space-and-riots-chicago-new-york-and-los-angeles
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Janet_Abu-Lughod
Cleanness
Garth Greenwell
Sexual Orientation
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780374124588
https://twitter.com/GarthGreenwell
Colonize This!: Young Women of Color on Today's Feminism
Daisy Hernández, Editor, Bushra Rehman, Editor
Anti-Racism, Feminism, Gender, History of Racism, History of Sexism
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781580057769
Coming of Age in Mississippi
Anne Moody
Anti-racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/coming-age-mississippi
https://twitter.com/AnneMoodyHP
Crossfire: A Litany for Survival
Staceyann Chin
Anti-Racism, Gender
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781642590258
https://twitter.com/staceyannchin
Dear America - Notes of an Undocumented Citizen
Jose Antonio Vargas
Anti-Racism, Citizenship, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780062851345
https://twitter.com/joseiswriting
Dignity: Its Essential Role in Resolving Conflict
Dr. Donna Hicks
Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/dignityits-essential-role-resolving-conflict
Dying of Whiteness: How The Politics of Racial Resentment is Killing America’s Heartland
Jonathan Metzel
Anti-racism, Citizenship, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/dying-whiteness-how-politics-racial-resentment-killing-americas-heartland
http://www.jonathanmetzl.com
Elder Justice, Ageism, and Elder Abuse
Lisa Nerenberg
Agism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780826147561
Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower
Brittney Cooper
Anti-Racism, Gender, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781250112880
https://twitter.com/ProfessorCrunk
Ending Ageism, or How Not to Shoot Old People (Global Perspectives on Aging)
Margaret Morganroth Gullette
Ageism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780813589282
Every Heart a Doorway (Wayward Children)
Seanan McGuire
Sexual Orientation
https://www.semcoop.com/every-heart-doorway
https://twitter.com/seananmcguire
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
Matthew Desmond
Anti-Racism, Gender, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/evicted-poverty-and-profit-american-city-0
https://twitter.com/just_shelter
Fairest: A Memoir
Meredith Talusan
Sexual Orientation
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780525561309
https://twitter.com/1demerith
Fat Boy Chronicles (Ages 12 and Up)
Jimmy Winterock
Body Shape Acceptance
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781585365432
Feminist Freedom Warriors
Chandra Talpade Mohanty, Editor, Linda E. Carty, Editor
Feminism, Gender, History of Sexism
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781608468973
Forward Together: A Moral Message for the Nation
Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780827244948
https://twitter.com/RevDrBarber
Gender Outlaw: On Men, Women and the Rest of Us
Kate Bornstein
Gender, Identify, Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781101973240
https://twitter.com/katebornstein
Giovanni’s Room
James Baldwin
Anti-Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/ingram-0?isbn=9780345806567
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Baldwin
Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White America (Children’s Book)
Carole Boston Weatherford
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/gordon-parks-how-photographer-captured-black-and-white-america
https://twitter.com/poetweatherford
Half of a Yellow Sun
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/half-yellow-sun
https://twitter.com/ChimamandaReal
Her Name Is Kaur: Sikh American Women Write about Love, Courage, and Faith
Meeta Kaur, Editor
Anti-Racism, Citizenship
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781938314704
https://twitter.com/SikhLoveStories
Homegoing
Yaa Gyasi
Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781101971062
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yaa_Gyasi
Honeypot: Black Southern Women Who Love Women
E. Patrick Johnson
Anti-Racism, Gender, Sexual Orientation
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781478006534
https://twitter.com/epatrickjohnson
How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective
Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
Anti-Racism, Feminism, Gender, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781608468553
https://twitter.com/KeeangaYamahtta
How to be an Antiracist
Ibram X. Kendi
Anti-racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/how-be-antiracist
https://twitter.com/DrIbram
I Know Why the Caged Birds Sing
Maya Angelou
Anti-Racism, Gender, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780345514400
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maya_Angelou
I Must Resist: Bayard Rustin's Life in Letters
Bayard Rustin
Anti-Racism, Gender, History of Racism, Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/i-must-resistbayard-rustins-life-letters
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bayard_Rustin
In Search of Our Mothers Gardens
Alice Walker
Anti-Racism
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780156028646
https://alicewalkersgarden.com
Invisible Man
Ralph Ellison
Anti-Racism, History of Racism
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780679732761
Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color
Andrea Ritchie
Anti-Racism, Gender, Sexual Orientation
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780807088982
https://twitter.com/dreanyc123
Juneteenth
Rachel Grack
History of Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/ingram-0?isbn=9781626177888
Juneteenth for Mazie (Children's Book)
Floyd Cooper
History of Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/juneteenth-mazie
Juneteenth: A Novel
Ralph Ellison
History of Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/juneteentha-novel
Just Mercy
Bryan Stevenson
Anti-Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/just-mercy-story-justice-and-redemption-0
http://bryanstevenson.com
Killing Rage: Ending Racism
Bell Hooks
Anti-racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/killing-rageending-racism
https://twitter.com/bellhooks
Leah On the Offbeat
Becky Albertalli
Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780062643810
https://twitter.com/beckyalbertalli
Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Teacher Got Wrong
James Loewen
History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781620973929
https://twitter.com/JamesWLoewen
Lighting the Fires of Freedom: African American Women in the Civil Rights Movement
Janet Dewart Bell
Anti-Racism, Gender, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/lighting-fires-freedom-african-american-women-civil-rights-movement
https://twitter.com/JanetDewartBell
Lockdown America
Christian Patrenti
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781844672493
Locked Down, Locked Out: Why Prison Doesn't Work and How We can
Maya Schenwar
Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781626562691
https://twitter.com/MayaSchenwar
Love Wins
Debbie Cenziper, Jim Obergefell
Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780062456106
Luna
Julie Anne Peters
Sexual Orientation
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780316011273
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julie_Anne_Peters
March (Graphic Novel)
John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell
Anti-racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781603093002
https://twitter.com/repjohnlewis
Me and White Supremacy
Layla F. Saad
Anti-Racism
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781728209807
http://laylafsaad.com
Mean Little deaf Queer: A Memoir
Terry Galloway
Diverse Abilities, Gender, Sexual Orientation
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780807073315
Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present
Harriet A. Washington
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/medical-apartheidthe-dark-history-medical-experimentation-black-americans-colonial-times-present
https://twitter.com/haw95
My Grandmother's Hands: Radicalized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending our Hearts and Bodies
Resmaa Menakem, MSW, LICSW
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781942094470
https://twitter.com/ResmaaMenakem
My Life in Pictures
Dr. Temple Grandin
Diverse Abilities, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780307275653
https://twitter.com/DrTempleGrandin
My Mother Was a Freedom Fighter
Aja Monet
Anti-Racism, Citizenship, Feminism, Gender, History of Racism, History of Sexism
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781608467679
Native Son
Richard Wright
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/native-son-0
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Wright_(author)
NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity Book
Steve Silberman
Diverse Abilities, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780399185618
https://twitter.com/stevesilberman
No Ashes in the Fire: Coming of Age Black & Free in America
Darnell L. Moore
Anti-racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/no-ashes-fire-coming-age-black-and-free-america-0
https://twitter.com/Moore_Darnell
No Tea, No Shade. New Writings in Black Queer Studies
E. Patrick Johnson, Editor
Feminism, Gender, History of Racism, Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780822362425
https://twitter.com/epatrickjohnson
Nobody: Casualties of America’s War on the Vulnerable, From Furgeson to Flint and Beyond
Marc Lamont Hill
Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/nobody
https://twitter.com/marclamonthill
On Antisemitism: Solidarity and the Struggle for Justice
Jewish Voice for Peace
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781608467617
Pachinko
Min Jin Lee
Anti-Racism
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781455563920
https://twitter.com/minjinlee11
Pink Triangle : The Nazi War Against Homosexuals
Richard Plant
Anti-Racism, Citizenship, Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/pink-triangle-nazi-war-against-homosexuals
Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag (Children’s Book)
Rob Sanders, Steven Salerno
Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780399555312
Public Secrets & Justice: A Journal of a Circuit Court Judge
Judge Laura Melvin
Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780989497305
Queerly Beloved: A Love Story Across Genders
Diane and Jacob Anderson-Minshall
Gender, Identify, Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781626390621
https://twitter.com/jake2point0
Race and Place: How Urban Geography Shapes the Journey to Reconciliation
David P. Leong
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780830841349
Racism Without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in the United States
Eduardo Bonilla-Silva
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/racism-without-racists-color-blind-racism-and-persistence-racial-inequality-america-4ed
Radical Friend: Amy Kirby Post and her Activist Worlds
Nancy A. Hewitt
Anti-Racism, Citizenship, Feminism, Gender, History of Racism, History of Sexism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781469640327
Raising White Kids: Bringing Up Children in a Racially Unjust America
Jennifer Harvey
Anti-Racism
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781501878077
Real Life: A Novel
Brandon Taylor
Anti-Racism
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780525538882
Remember the Ladies: Celebrating Those Who Fought for Freedom at the Ballot Box
Angela P. Dodson
Citizenship, Feminism, Gender, History of Sexism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781455570942
https://twitter.com/angelapdodson
Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter
Dr. Kate Clifford Larson
Diverse Abilities, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780544811904
https://twitter.com/KCliffLarson
Say Her Name
Zetta Elliott
Anti-Racism, Gender, History of Racism, History of Sexism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781368045247
https://twitter.com/zettaelliott
Sex Trafficking: Inside the Business of Modern Slavery
Kara Siddharth
Anti-Racism, Citizenship, Feminism, Gender, History of Racism, History of Sexism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780231139618
https://twitter.com/siddharthkara
She’s Not There: A Life in Two Genders
Jennifer Finney Boylan
Gender, Identify, Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780385346979
https://twitter.com/JennyBoylan
Since I Laid my Burden Down
Brontez Purnell
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/i-laid-my-burden-down
Sister Citizen by Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America
Melissa Harris-Perry
Anti-Racism, Gender, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780300188189
https://twitter.com/MHarrisPerry
Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches
Audre Lorde
Anti-Racism, Gender, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781580911863
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Audre_Lorde
Sisterhood, Interrupted: From Radical Women to Grrls Gone Wild
Dr. Deborah Siegel
Feminism, Gender, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781403973184
https://twitter.com/girlmeetsvoice
So You Want To Talk About Race
Ijeoma Oluo
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/so-you-want-talk-about-race-0
https://twitter.com/IjeomaOluo
Song of the Stubborn One Thousand: The Watsonville Canning Strike, 1985-87
Peter Shapiro
Citizenship, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781608466801
Stamped from the Beginning
Ibram X Kendi
Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/stamped-beginning
https://twitter.com/DrIbram
Story of Juneteenth: An Interactive History Adventure (Children/Young Adult Book)
Steven Otfinoski
History of Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/ingram-0?isbn=9781491418048
Stubborn Twig: Three Generations in the Life of a Japanese American Family
Lauren Kessler
Anti-Racism, Citizenship, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780870714177
https://twitter.com/laurenjkessler
Student Activism, Politics, and Campus Climate in Higher Education
Demetri L. Morgan, Editor, Charles H.F. Davis, III, Editor
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781138327603
Subtle Acts of Exclusion: How to Understand, Identify, and Stop Microaggressions
Tiffany Jana, Michael Baran
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/ingram-0?isbn=9781523087051
https://twitter.com/twiffanyjana
Supreme Inequality: The Supreme Court's Fifty-Year Battle for a More Unjust America
Adam Cohen
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780735221505
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Cohen_(journalist)
Surviving the Angel of Death: The True Story of a Mengele Twin in Auschwitz
Eva Mozes Kor
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, History of Sexism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781933718576
https://candlesholocaustmuseum.org/eva-kor/meet-eva.html
Symptoms of Being Human
Jeff Garvin
Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780062382870
The 1619 Project
The New York Times
History of Racism
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/14/magazine/1619-america-slavery.html
The Autistic Brain: Helping Different Kinds of Minds Succeed
Dr. Temple Grandin
Diverse Abilities, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780544227736
https://twitter.com/DrTempleGrandin
The Autobiography of Malcolm X
Malcolm X
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/autobiography-malcolm-x-0
https://www.malcolmx.com
The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell: Tales of a 6' 4", African American, Heterosexual, Cisgender, Left-Leaning, Asthmatic, Black and Proud Blerd, Mama's Boy, Dad, and Stand-Up Comedian
W. Kamau Bell
Anti-Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/awkward-thoughts-w-kamau-bell-1
https://twitter.com/wkamaubell
The Black Flamingo (Young Adult Novel)
Dean Atta
Anti-racism, Sexual Orientation
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780062990297
The Bluest Eye
Toni Morrison
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780452282193
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toni_Morrison
The Breakbeat Poets Vol. 2: Black Girl Magic
Jamila Woods, Editor, Mahogany L. Browne, Editor, Idrissa Simmonds, Editor
Anti-Racism, Gender
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781608468577
https://twitter.com/jamilawoods
The Burning House: Jim Crow and the Making of Modern America
Anders Walker
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780300223989
The Case for Loving: The Fight for Interracial Marriage: The Fight for Interracial Marriage (Children's Book)
Selina Alko
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780545478533
https://twitter.com/SelinaAlko
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America
Richard Rothstein
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/color-law-forgotten-history-how-our-government-segregated-america
The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America
Khalil Gilbran Muhammad
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780674238145
https://twitter.com/KhalilGMuhammad
The Debt System: A History of Sovereign Debts and their Repudiation
Éric Toussaint
Citizenship, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781608463091
The Emperor Has No Clothes: Teaching about Race and Racism to People Who Don't Want to Know
Tema Jon Okun
Anti-Racism, History of Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/ingram-0?isbn=9781617351044
The Essential Gandhi: An Anthology of his Writings on His Life, Work, and Ideas
Mahatma Gandhi, Author, Louis Fischer, Editor
Anti-Racism, Citizenship, History of Racism, History of Sexism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781400030507
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahatma_Gandhi
The Fire Next Time
James Baldwin
Anti-Racism
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9783836571517
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Baldwin
The Gay Revolution
Lillian Faderman
Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781451694123
https://twitter.com/lillianfaderman
The Good Immigrant: 26 Writers Reflect on America
Nikesh Shukla (Editor), Chimene Suleyman (Editor)
Anti-Racism, Citizenship, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780316524230
https://twitter.com/nikeshshukla
The Journal of Best Practices: A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger Syndrome, and One Man's Quest to Be a Better Husband
David Finch
Diverse Abilities
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781439189740
The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border
Francisco Cantu
Anti-Racism, Citizenship, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780735217737
https://twitter.com/_franciscocantu
The Making of Asian America
Erika Lee
Anti-Racism, History of Racism
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781476739410
https://twitter.com/prof_erikalee
The Mayor of Castro Street: The Life and Times of Harvey Milk
Randy Shilts
Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780312560850
https://twitter.com/Wine_andProses
The Memo: What Women of Color Need to Know to Secure a Seat at the Table
Minda Harts
History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/memo-what-women-color-need-know-secure-seat-table
https://twitter.com/MindaHarts
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Michelle Alexander
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/new-jim-crowmass-incarceration-age-colorblindness-0
The Other Side of Paradise: A Memoir
Staceyann Chin
Anti-Racism
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780743292917
https://twitter.com/staceyannchin
The Plot Against America: A Novel
Philip Roth
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780358008811
The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism
Naoki Higashida, Translated by KA Yoshida and David Mitchell
Diverse Abilities
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780812985153
The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks
Jeanne Theoharis
Anti-Racism, Gender, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780807063484
https://twitter.com/JeanneTheoharis
The Seamstress
Sara Tuval Bernstein
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780425166307
The Souls of Black Folk
W.E.B. Du Bois
Anti-Racism, History of Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/souls-black-folk-6
The Story Behind Juneteenth
Jack Reader
History of Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/ingram-0?isbn=9781725300545
The Summer We Got Free
Mia Mckenzie
Anti-Racism
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780988628601
https://twitter.com/miamckenzie
The Sympathizer: A Novel
Viet Thanh Nguyen
Anti-Racism
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780802124944
https://twitter.com/viet_t_nguyen
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration
Isabel Wilkerson
Anti-Racism
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780679763888
https://twitter.com/Isabelwilkerson
The Water Dancer
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/water-dancer
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ta-Nehisi_Coates
Their Eyes Were Watching God
Zora Neale Hurston
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780061120060
Things That Make White People Uncomfortable
Michael Bennett
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/things-make-white-people-uncomfortable
https://twitter.com/mosesbread72
This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color
Cherríe Moraga, Editor, Gloria Anzaldúa, Editor
Anti-Racism, Feminism, Gender, History of Racism, History of Sexism
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781438454382
https://twitter.com/CherrieMoraga
Towards the Other America- Anti-Racist Resources for White People Taking Action for Black Lives Matter
Chris Crass
Anti-Racism, History of Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/ingram-0?isbn=9780827237094
Transgender Warriors: The Making of History from Joan of Arc to Dennis Rodman
Leslie Feinberg
Feminism, Gender, History of Sexism, Identity, Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780807079416
Unapologetic: A Black, Queen, and Feminist Mandae for Radical Movements
Charlene A. Carruthers
Anti-Racism, Gender, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/unapologetic-black-queer-and-feminist-mandate-radical-movements
https://twitter.com/CharleneCac
Untamed
Glennon Doyle
Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9781984801258
https://twitter.com/GlennonDoyle
Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice
Paul Kivel
Anti-Racism, History of Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/uprooting-racismhow-white-people-can-work-racial-justice
War Against All Puerto Ricans: Revolution and Terror in America's Colony
Nelson A. Denis
Anti-Racism, Citizenship, History of Racism, History of Sexism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781568585611
https://twitter.com/NelsonADenis
War and an Irish Town
Eamonn McCann
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781608469741
When Affirmative Action Was White: An Untold History of Racial Inequality in 20th Century America
Ira Katznelson
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/when-affirmative-action-was-whitean-untold-history-racial-inequality-twentieth-century-america
When We Rise
Cleve Jones
Sexual Orientation, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com/book/9780316315418
https://twitter.com/CleveJones1
When the Moon Was Ours: A Novel
Anna-Marie Mclemore
Sexual Orientation
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781250160102
https://twitter.com/LaAnnaMarie
Whistleblower: My Journey to Silicon Valley and Fight for Justice at Uber
Susan Fowler
Feminism, Gender, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780525560128
https://twitter.com/susanthesquark
White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Race
Robin DiAngelo
Anti-Racism, History of Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/white-fragility-why-its-so-hard-white-people-talk-about-racism
Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? : And Other Conversations About Race
Beverly Daniel Tatum
Anti-Racism, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.semcoop.com/why-are-all-black-kids-sitting-together-cafeteria-and-other-conversations-about-race
https://twitter.com/BDTSpelman
Why Bad Governments Happen to Good People
Danny Katch
Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9781608468584
https://twitter.com/dannylucia4
Women, Race, & Class
Angela Y. Davis
Anti-Racism, Gender, Structural Barriers to DEI
https://www.bookcellarinc.com/book/9780394713519
Zami: A New Spelling of My Name, A Biomythography
Audre Lorde
Anti-Racism, History of Racism
https://www.semcoop.com/zami-new-spelling-my-namea-biomythography
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Audre_Lorde