Primary literature:

  • Passing, Nella Larsen
  • Their Eyes Were Watching God, Zora Neale Hurston
  • The Fire Next Time, James Baldwin
  • Ceremony, Leslie Marmon Silko
  • American Born Chinese, Gene Luen Yang
  • Dictee, Theresa Hak Kyung Cha
  • The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, Junot Diaz
  • Moonlight (film, dir. Barry Jenkins, film viewing will be announced)

Secondary literature:

Essays will be uploaded in pdf form to Canvas:

  • "White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack," Peggy McIntosh
  • "Columbus, the Indians, and Human Progress," Howard Zinn
  • "Talking About Race, Learning About Racism," Beverly Tatum
  • Excerpt from "Playing in the Dark," Toni Morrison
Published Oct. 29, 2018 1:03 PM - Last modified Oct. 29, 2018 1:03 PM