If you would like to conduct your own book club discussion, please consider reviewing and/or customizing the following files and resources.
"Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?"
by Beverly Daniel Tatum, PhD.
Talking to Kids About Race and Racism Webinar Recording: https://vimeo.com/432319597
Dr. Beverly Tatum’s website: https://www.beverlydanieltatum.com/
TED Talk: Is My Skin Brown Because I Drank Chocolate Milk?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_TFaS3KW6s
Social Justice Books: https://socialjusticebooks.org/
Common Sense Media: https://www.commonsensemedia.org/
Book: Something Happened in our Town: A Child's Story About Racial Injustice: https://www.amazon.com/Something-Happened-Our-Town-Injustice/dp/1433828545
"How to Be an Antiracist"
by Ibram X. Kendi
Please take a moment to review Dr. Kendi's book club kit (discussion questions included) at: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/5913d00603596e07853ef761/t/5dc37dafd013963f1c034404/1573092786304/bookclubkit.ANTIRACIST.pdf
I would also encourage you to watch a TED Talk recorded on June 17, 2020 at: https://www.ted.com/talks/ibram_x_kendi_the_difference_between_being_not_racist_and_antiracist
"White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism"
by Robin DiAngelo and Michael Eric Dyson
Dr. DiAngelo's website: https://www.robindiangelo.com/resources/
Discussion Guide for Educators: https://beacon.org/assets/pdfs/DiAngelo-EducatorsProfDevGuide.pdf
Deconstructing White Privilege video: https://youtu.be/h7mzj0cVL0Q
A Discussions About Race at ACE2019 with Beverly Daniel Tatum and Robin DiAngelo: https://youtu.be/Zsxy_ah6g2A
What’s My Complicity? Talking White Fragility With Robin DiAngelo: https://www.tolerance.org/magazine/summer-2019/whats-my-complicity-talking-white-fragility-with-robin-diangelo
Debunking The Most Common Myths White People Tell About Race | Think | NBC News: https://youtu.be/wjHg65JORi8
"Between the World and Me"
by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Discussion Questions Sources
Between the World and Me, poem by Richard Wright. https://youtu.be/NmF30fwjjE8
Ta-Nehisi Coates Reads From Between the World and Me. https://youtu.be/2Ki2fhQIoSI
Ta-Nehisi Coates: We accept violence against African-Americans as normal. https://youtu.be/e1Pb1Nqfofc
Creative Breakthroughs: Ta-Nehisi Coates. https://youtu.be/6voLZDYgPzY
Writer Ta-Nehisi Coates recollects his experiences with racism growing up in Baltimore and introduces his new memoir, "Between the World and Me," written as a series of letters to his 14-year-old son. https://charlierose.com/videos/23633
A Conversation with Ta-Nehisi Coates and Melissa Murray https://youtu.be/tg7fskiOBKU
“Between the World and Me”: Ta-Nehisi Coates Extended Interview on Being Black in America. https://www.democracynow.org/2015/7/22/between_the_world_and_me_ta
Ta-Nehisi Coates’ full opening statement on reparations at House hearing https://youtu.be/kcCnQ3iRkys
A Conversation with Ta-Nehisi Coates and Melissa Murray. https://youtu.be/tg7fskiOBKU
"So You Want to Talk About Race"
by Ijeoma Oluo
Please read the "Basic Guidelines". Discussion Guide https://www.sealpress.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/SealPress-ReadingGuide-So-You-Want-To.pdf
Rutgers-Camden Anti-Racism Book Study (Fall 2020): So You Want to Talk About Race https://libguides.rutgers.edu/c.php?g=1074525
Facing Race: A conversation with Seattle author Ijeoma Oluo https://youtu.be/lFAy0tNPgjM
Talking about race with your own mom can be hard. Here's why it's worth it https://youtu.be/WL5Vip_G4Zc
Ijeoma Oluo with Charles Mudede: So You Want to Talk About Race | Town Hall Seattle https://youtu.be/8CkJVThLCOI
"Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor"
by Layla Saad and Robin DiAngelo