An Education on Race
You may want to reflect and to update your knowledge and understanding on race and race related issues, so we have put together a list of resources that you may find useful. We are a team that believes in equality and celebrates diversity.
Books to read
- Brit(ish): On Race, Identity and Belonging by Afua Hirsch (2018)
- Why I’m No Longer Talking To White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge (2017)
- How To Be an Anti-racist by Ibram X. Kendi (2019)
- Me and White Supremacy by Layla F Saad (2020)
- Citizen by Claudia Rankine (2014)
- White Fragility: Why it’s so Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo (2018)
- Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates (2015)
- When They Call You a Terrorist by Patrisse Cullors (2018)
- The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration In The Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander (2017)
- The Good Immigrant: 21 Writers Explore What It Means To Be Black, Asian, And Minority Ethnic In Britain Today edited by Nikesh Shukla (2016)
- Tackling the roots of racism by Reena Bhavnani, Hedi Safia Mirza and Veena Meetoo (2005)
- Publishers Palgrave have made a number of books written about issues related to racism and books written by ethnic minorityauthors free in support of Black Lives Matter. View these resources.
How to access
Many of the above books are available from the CCCU Bookshop and Library.
Journals and articles to read
Social Media & Websites
Explaining race and racism to children