Reading List



Wilkerson, Isabel. Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents. Random House, 2020.

killers of the flower killers_of_the_flower_moon


Grann, David. Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI. Doubleday, 2017.

native son


Baldwin, James. Notes of a Native Son. Beacon Press, 1955.



Akala. Natives: Race and class in the ruins of empire. Two roads, 2019.

racism without racists


Bonilla-Silva, Eduardo. Racism without racists: Color-blind racism and the persistence of racial inequality in the United States. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2006.

white fragility


DiAngelo, Robin. White fragility: Why it's so hard for white people to talk about racism. Beacon Press, 2018. 

how to be an antiracist


Kendi, Ibram X. How to be an antiracist. One world, 2019.

so you want to talk about race


Oluo, Ijeoma. So you want to talk about race. Hachette UK, 2019.

the new jim crow


Alexander, Michelle. The new Jim Crow: Mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness. The New Press, 2020.

race ethnicity and health


LaVeist, Thomas A., and Lydia A. Isaac, eds. Race, ethnicity, and health: A public health reader. Vol. 26. John Wiley & Sons, 2012.

levels of racism


Jones CP. Levels of racism: a theoretic framework and a gardener's tale. Am J Public Health. 2000 Aug;90(8):1212-5.

Race of privileged class


Cose, Ellis. The Rage of a Privileged Class: Why Do Prosperouse Blacks Still Have the Blues?. Harper Collins, 2009. 

When at times


Neuborne, Burt. When at Times the Mob is Swayed: A Citizen’s Guide to Defending Our Republic. The New Press, 2019. 

Color of law


Rothstein, Richard. The color of law: A forgotten history of how our government segregated America. Liveright Publishing, 2017. 

Beyond racism


Young Jr, Whitney M. "Beyond Racism?." J Nat Assn Wom Deans Counselors (1970). 

Racial conditioning of children


Rutstein, Nathan. The racial conditioning of our children: Ending psychological genocide in our schools. National Resource Center for the Healing of Racism, 2001. 

myth of race


Sussman, Robert W. The myth of Race. Harvard University Press, 2014. 

Unequal treatment


Nelson, Alan. "Unequal treatment: confronting racial and ethnic disparities in health care." Journal of the National Medical Association 94, no. 8 (2002): 666. 

The State of Women in Academic Medicine 2018-2019: Exploring Pathways to Equity


Lautenberger, D. M., and V. M. Dandar. "The state of women in academic medicine 2018–2019: exploring pathways to equity." Association of American Medical Colleges (2020).

Beyond Bias and Barriers


Committee on Maximizing the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering (US). Beyond bias and barriers: Fulfilling the potential of women in academic science and engineering. Washington, DC: National Academies Press, 2007.

Sexual harassment of women


National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Sexual harassment of women: climate, culture, and consequences in academic sciences, engineering, and medicine. National Academies Press, 2018.