Other recommended readings

We have compiled a list of recommended readings and videos. Some of these resources are available online at no cost while others are available for purchase through various websites. We have provided links to more information. Please keep in mind that while we provide links to Amazon.com and other booksellers, you may be able to find the specific resource via other avenues.

Eradicating racism

"Racism Without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America (Fourth Edition)" by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva

Racism and Racial Equity in Higher EducationASHE Higher Education Report, 2015, Vol.42(1), pp.1-112, by Samuel D. Museus, Maria C. Ledesma and Tara L. Parker

Campus Racial Climate: A Litmus Test for Faculty Satisfaction at Four-Year Colleges and Universities, The Journal of Higher Education, 2013, Vol.84(6), pp.769-805, by Christine A. Victorino, Karen Gibson and Sharon C. Conley

Writing Beyond Race: Living Theory and Practice, by bell hooks

Louis Gossett Jr.'s Eracism Foundation, Eracism Foundation

A Critical Analysis of Anti-discrimination Law and Microaggressions in Academia, Research in Higher Education Journal, Volume 24 - Authors: Robin Lukes and Joann Bangs

International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, United Nations Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner


Inclusive conversations

Inclusive Conversations, Inside Higher Ed, by Elizabeth H. Simmons

Learning environments

Diversity Makes You Brighter, New York Times. Authors: Sheen S. Levine and David Stark

The Department Chair as Transformative Diversity Leader: Building Inclusive Learning Environments in Higher Education, by Edna Chun and Alvin Evans

An Overview of the Equity Scorecard Process, Center for Urban Education at the University of Southern California

Inalienable Rights: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Belonging, TEDxColumbus. Speaker: Terrell Strayhorn

Recruitment and retention

When Recruiting Minority Faculty Members Isn't Enough, Chronicle of Higher Education, by Audrey Williams June

Dearth of Black Ph.D. Recipients Will Complicate Efforts to Diversity Faculty, Chronicle of Higher Education, by Vimal Patel

Want More Innovation? Get More Diversity, Chronicle of Higher Education, by Willemien Kets

Regina Hartley: Why the best hire might not have the perfect resume, TED@UPS, by Regina Hartley

Coloring the Academic Landscape: Faculty of Color Breaking the Silence in Predominantly White Colleges and Universities, American Educational Research Journal, by Christine A. Stanley

Unconscious bias

Mellody Hobson: Color blind or color brave? TED2014. Speaker: Mellody Hobson

Jamila Lyiscott: 3 ways to speak English, TEDSalon NY2014. Speaker: Jamila Lyisoctt

Project Implicit: Test Yourself for Hidden Bias Test, by Teaching Tolerance