Ally Week: Reading List

Title Author ISBN/DOI/Link
Super Black: American Pop Culture and Black Superheroes Adilifu Nama 978-0292726741
In Search of Our Mothers' Gardens: Womanist Prose Alice Walker 978-0156028646
Feminist, Queer, Crip Alison Kafer 978-0253009340
Reflections on the Black Woman's Role in the Community of Slaves Angela Davis Link to Article
Fires In The Mirror Anna Deavere Smith 978-0822213291
The God of Small Things Arundhati Roy 978-0812979657
Sister Outsider Audre Lorde 978-1580911863
Feminism is for Everybody bell hooks 978-0745317335
Feminist Theory, from Margin to Center bell hooks 978-0896086135
Coalition Politics: Turning the Century Bernice Reagon Johnson Link to Article
Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria: And Other Conversations About Race Beverly Daniel Tatum 978-0465083619
The Marrow of Tradition Charles Chestnutt 978-1494409623
The Hungry Woman Cherrie Moraga 978-0970534408
This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color Edited by Cherríe L. Moraga and Gloria E. Anzaldúa 978-0913175033
The Revolution Starts at Home: Confronting Intimate Violence Within Activist Communities Ching-In Chen, Jai Dulani, Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha 978-0896087941
The Racial Imaginary: Writers on Race in the Life of the Mind Claudia Rankine 978-1934200797
Dreaming in Cuban Cristina García 978-0345381439
Seoul City Sue & the Bugout Blues: Black American Narratives of the Forgotten War Daniel Widener  
Racial Microaggressions in Everyday Life Derald Wing Sue Link to Article
The Black Liberation Movement & Japanese American Activism Diane C. Fujino Link to Article
Why Lemonade Is For Black Women
Despite Centering a Man’s Misdeeds
Dominique Matti Link to Article
Why I'm Absolutely an Angry Black Woman Dominique Matti
Link to Article
Orientalism Edward W. Said 978-0394740676
Exile & Pride: Disability, Queerness & Liberation Eli Clare 978-0896086050
What Is White Supremacy? Elizabeth 'Betita' Martinez Link to Article
Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White Frank Wu 978-0465006403
Wicked Theory, Naked Practice Fred Ho 978-0816656851
Afro Asia: Revolutionary Political and Cultural Connections Between African Americans and Asian Americans Fred Ho and Bill V. Mullen 978-0822342816
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass Frederick Douglass 978-0486284996
A People's History of the United States Howard Zinn 858-1000011323
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration Isabel Wilkerson 978-0679763888
A Small Place Jamaica Kincaid 978-0374527075
Without Sanctuary: Lynching Photography in America James Allen 978-0944092699
The Fire Next Time James Baldwin 978-0679744726
Lies My Teacher Told Me James W. Loewen 978-0743296281
Redefining Realness Janet Mock 978-1476709130
Terrorist Assemblages: Homonationalism in Queer Times Jasbir Puar 978-0822341147
Who We Be Jeff Chang 978-1250074898
The New Testament Jericho Brown 978-1556594571
Salvage the Bones Jesmyn Ward  
De-Centering Whiteness Through Radical Accountability in QTPOC Community
Jezebel Delilah X
Link to Article
Violence, Peace & Peace Research Johann Galtung Link to Article
Talking the Walk: A Communications Guide for Racial Justice john a. powell 978-1904859529
Resisting State Violence: Radicalism, Gender, and Race in U.S. Culture Joy James 978-0816628131
Whipping Girl Julia Serano 978-1580051545
Excluded: Making Feminist and Queer Movements More Inclusive Julia Serano 978-1580055048
Buddha in the Attic Julie Otsuka 978-0307744425
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Junot Diaz 978-1594483295
Why There's No Such Thing As Reverse Racism Kali Tal Link to Article
Queer Migration Politics Karma Chavez Link to Article
A Disability: History of the United States Kim E. Nielsen 978-0807022047
Demarginalizing the Intersection of Race and Sex: A Black Feminist Critique of Antidiscrimination Doctrine, Feminist Theory, and Antiracist Politics Kimberle Crenshaw Link to Article
Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: A Resource for the Transgender Community Laura Erickson-Schroth 978-0199325351
Decolonizing Methodologies: Research and Indigenous Peoples Paperback Linda Tuhiwai Smith 978-1848139503
I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings Maya Angelou 978-0345514400
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness Michelle Alexander 978-1595586438
History of White People Nell Irvin Painter 978-0393339741
Calling IN: A Less Disposable Way of Holding Each Other Accountable
Ngọc Loan Trần Link to Article
Kindred Octavia Butler 004-6442083690
Pedagogy of the Oppressed Paulo Freire 978-0826412768
Critical Race Theory: An Introduction Richard Delgado & Jean Stefancic 978-0814721353
Against Our Will: Men, Women, and Rape Susan Brownmiller 978-0449908204
The Good Muslim Tahmima Anam 978-0061478765
Seam (Crab Orchard Award Series in Poetry) Tarfia Faizullah 978-0809333257
Open City Teju Cole 978-0812980097
What Lies Beneath: Katrina, Race, and the State of the Nation The South End Press Collective 978-0896087675
The Bluest Eye Toni Morrison 978-0307278449
Beloved Toni Morrison 978-1400033416
Clotel William Wells Brown 978-0142437728
The Militarization of Indian Country Winona LaDuke 978-1938065002
We the Black Jews Yosef Ben-Jochannan 978-0933121409
From Rights to Justice: Women of Color Changing the Face of US Reproductive Rights Organizing Zakiya Luna Link to Article