Anti-Racism: Learning More

Anti-Racism: Learning More

Book Groups

Spring 2023: To be announced

Book Recommendations

  • Inventing Latinos: A New Story of American Racism by Laura E. Gómez
  • So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
  • Naturally Tan: A Memoir by Tan France
  • Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah
  • The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin
  • Americanah by Chimimanda Ngozi Adichi - what it is to be black in America
  • Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin
  • The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
  • Caste by Isabel Wilkerson
  • Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson
  • Ethnic America by Thomas Sowell, 1981 - a Black author discusses the cultural capital different ethnic groups have contributed.
  • Minor Feelings by Cathy Park Hong, Asian American experience
  • The People’s History of the United States by Howard Zinn
  • Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari

Please consider supporting a black owned bookstore when making these purchases. These two bookstores are located in Los Angeles, but books may be ordered online:

Reparations Bookstore

Eso Won Bookstore