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Doing the Work – Critical Reading from Black Authors

Support Black books during a period of national crisis and protest over race—and beyond. 
#BlackoutBestsellerList

Articles about the action:
https://www.oprahmag.com/entertainment/books/a32906813/what-is-blackout-bestseller-list/
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2020/jun/17/black-authors-books-publishing-industry-blackoutbestsellerlist
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2020/jun/11/new-york-times-bestseller-list-black-authors

The black women who launched the original anti-racist reading list:
https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/2020/06/18/black-women-who-launched-original-anti-racist-reading-list/

43 Books to start with:
https://www.oprahmag.com/entertainment/books/g26187205/best-books-black-authors/?slide=1

A Selection of Titles from Routledge/Taylor & Francis:

Scholarship Supporting the Fight Against Racism and Inequality

Some perspective on writing about “race” from Toni Morrison:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F4vIGvKpT1c

 

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