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Black Lives Matter: Books and eBooks

A collection of resources for research on Black Lives Matter and related subjects.

Recommended books


This book was discussed in the EVC President's Book Circle September-December, 2020.


a classic

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Book cover - Healing Resistance




Healing Resistance: A radically different response to harm

By: Kazu Haga. Berkeley, California: Parallax Press. 2020. eBook.

Available on in audio book, kindle version and paperback

How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

First Edition. New York : One World. 2019 eBook

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Amanda Gorman

Gorman, Amanda. "The Hill We Climb." New York Times, 21 Jan. 2021, p. A22(L). Gale In Context: Science, Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.



WE WANT TO DO MORE THAN SURVIVE: Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational Freedom


Kirkus Reviews, 2018-12-01, Vol.LXXXVI (23)
The author of the book We want to do more than Survive; abolitionist teaching and the pursuit of Educational Freedom, Bettina L. Love was a keynote speaker at San Jose City College in September 2020.
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James Baldwin