Resources to Further Education

On this page you will find resources to further education. If you have additional resources that you would like to submit for consideration for this page please email [email protected].


Black Feminist Texts
  • The Invention of Women by Oyèrónkẹ́ Oyěwùmí

  • Black on Both Sides by C. Riley Snorton

  • Becoming Human by Zakiyyah Iman Jackson

  • aint i a woman by bell hooks

  • Eloquent Rage by Brittney Cooper

  • Thick by Tressie McMillan Cottom

  • How We Get Free edited by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

  • Hood Feminism by Mikki Kendall

  • Sisters of the Yam by bell hooks

  • Killing the Black Body by Dorothy Roberts

  • Black Feminist Thought by Patricia Hill Collins

  • This Will Be My Undoing by Morgan Jenkins

  • We live for the We: The Political Power of Motherhood by Dani McClain

  • Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde

  • Words of Fire edited by Beverly Guy-Sheftall

  • Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower by Brittney Cooper

  • Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde

  • Women, Race, and Class by Angela Y. Davis

  • This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color by Cherríe Moraga

Black Queerness
  • Sweet Tea by E. Patrick Johnson

  • Honeypot by E. Patrick Johnson

  • No Ashes in the Fire by Darnell Moor

  • Giovanni’s Room by James Baldwin

  • Black on Both Sides by C. Riley Norton

  • A Queer History of the United States by Michael Bronski

  • Warped: Gay Normality and Queer Anti-Capitalism by Peter Drucker

  • Redefining Realness by Janet Mock

Blackness and Race in Education
  • #Blackout: REAL Issues and REAL Solutions to REAL Challenges Facing Black Student Affairs Professionals

  • Against the Dark: Antiblackness in Education Policy and Discourse

  • Black Women in the Ivory Tower by Stephanie Evans

Experiencing Blackness
  • Between the World & Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

  • Linden Hills by Gloria Naylor

  • The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

  • Autobiography of Malcolm X as told by Alex Haley

  • Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine

  • Heavy: An American Memoir by Kiese Laymon

  • The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin

  • The Fire This Time by Jesmyn Ward

  • The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson

  • Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston



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