by Abby Porter, Lauren Fox, and Samantha Totman
Update: In light of the rise in hate crimes against Asian-Americans over the past year, we have updated this list of anti-racism resources originally posted in June 2020.
Below are some recommended resources for understanding racism and racial injustice. These titles are all available through our catalog, Overdrive/Libby, or hoopla. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 781-334-5411 with any questions or for further titles.
Count Me In by Varsha Bajaj
We Are Not Free by Traci Chee
American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang
How to Respond to Coronavirus Racism by Learning for Justice
The Making of Asian America: A History by Erika Lee
Immigrant Acts: on Asian American Cultural Politics by Lisa Lowe
No-No Boy by John Okada
Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White by Frank Wu
#AsianAmCovidStories Documentary Series