An Antiracist Reading List

How to Be an Antiracist author, Ibram X. Kendi created an An Antiracist Reading List that was originally published in the New York Times. We have adopted the list of books below.

 

Some of these titles are also available on Libro.fm.

 

One of the titles mentioned is an essay. Poet Langston Hughes wrote The Negro Artist and the Racial Mountain which you can read HERE.

 

Fatal Invention: How Science, Politics, and Big Business Re-Create Race in the Twenty-First Century Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781595588340
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Published: New Press - September 4th, 2012
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West Indian Immigrants: A Black Success Story? Cover Image
$34.95
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ISBN: 9780871546753
Published: Russell Sage Foundation - January 4th, 2011

The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America, with a New Preface Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780674238145
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Published: Harvard University Press - July 22nd, 2019
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Their Eyes Were Watching God Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780061120060
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Published: Amistad - May 30th, 2006
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The Bluest Eye (Vintage International) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780307278449
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Published: Vintage - May 8th, 2007
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Blacker the Berry... Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780684815800
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Published: Touchstone - February 2nd, 1996
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The Autobiography of Malcolm X Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780345350688
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 12th, 1987
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Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America's Heartland Cover Image
$32.00
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ISBN: 9781541644984
Published: Basic Books - March 5th, 2019

Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780374537449
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - February 6th, 2018
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Black Marxism: The Making of the Black Radical Tradition Cover Image
$47.50
ISBN: 9780807848296
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - January 24th, 2000
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Waiting 'Til the Midnight Hour: A Narrative History of Black Power in America Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780805083354
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - July 10th, 2007
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How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781608468553
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Published: Haymarket Books - December 5th, 2017
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Well-Read Black Girl: Finding Our Stories, Discovering Ourselves Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780525619772
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 30th, 2018
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Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781476709130
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Published: Atria Books - December 2nd, 2014
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Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches Cover Image
By Audre Lorde, Cheryl Clarke (Foreword by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781580911863
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Published: Crossing Press - August 1st, 2007
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