Our Media Recommendaions

Below are some of our personal recommendations for books, blogs, podcasts and more. Check them out!

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Websites and Blogs

 

Books

  • “The New Jim Crow” by Michelle Alexander
  • “We Should All Be Feminists” by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie
  • Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie
  • “Half of a Yellow Sun” by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie
  • “Purple Hibiscus” by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie
  • “Between the World and Me” by Ta-Nehisi Coates
  • “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou
  • “You Can’t Touch My Hair” by Phoebe Robinson
  • “Bad Feminist” by Roxane Gay
  • “Difficult Women” by Roxane Gay
  • “The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl” by Issa Rae
  • “I’m Judging You: The Do-Better Manual” by Luvie Ajayi
  • “Queen Sugar” by Natalie Baszile
  • “Sister Citizen” by Melissa Harris-Perry
  • “How To Be Black” by Baratunde Thurston
  • “Men Explain Things To Me” by Rebecca Solnit
  • “Women, Race and Class” by Angela Davis
  • “Sister Outsider” by Audre Lord
  • “Game Changer: the Unsung Heroines of Sports History” by Molly Schiot
  • “Rad Women Worldwide” by Kate Schatz and Miriam Klein Stahl
  • “Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools” by Monique W. Morris
  • “How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents” by Julia Alvarez
  • “In the Time of Butterflies” by Julia Alvarez
  • “The House on Mango Street” by Sandra Cisneros
  • “Casi Una Mujer” by Esmerelda Santiago
  • “When I was Puerto Rican” by Esmerelda Santiago
  • “Bless Me, Ultima” by Rudolfo Anaya
  • “Bird of Paradise: How I Became a Latina” by Raquel Cepeda
  • “The House of Spirits” by Isabel Allende
  • “Island Beneath the Sea” by Isabel Allende
  • “Persepolis” by Marjane Satrapi
  • “Pioneers of the Possible” by Angella M. Nazarian
  • “My Beloved World” by Sonia Sotomayor
  • “Unaccustomed Earth” by Jhumpa Lahiri
  • “White Teeth” by Zadie Smith
  • “On Beauty” by Zadie Smith
  • “The Fire This Time” by James Baldwin
  • “Notes of a Native Son” by James Baldwin
  • “Wild Swans” by Jung Chang
  • “Good Girls Marry Doctors” by Piyali Bhattarchaya
  • “Orientalism” by Edward Said
  • “The Bluest Eye” by Toni Morrison
  • “Their Eyes Were Watching God” by Zora Neale Hurston
  • “Capitalism: A Ghost Story” by Arundhati Roy

 

Documentaries

 

Podcasts