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An Antiracism Reader

On Antiracism

Are you looking for books about how to be an antiracist? Want to take a stand against anti-Blackness? Curious about structural and institutional racism? Looking for picture books about Black joy? Want young adult novels by Black creators? You'll find a starting point here.

Just remember, this is a starting point—there are a lot more resources available both here in the University and in our broader communities. And check back, because we'll be adding more material to this guide as we go along.


Novels & Poetry

Picture Books

Institutional Racism

Essays & Literary Criticism

Middle Grade & Elementary


Young Adult Books


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