Resources for Anti-Racist Pedagogy and Scholarship in English Literature

List compiled by Prof. Kelly Rich and Prof. Anna Wilson

At Harvard:

Activism guides and grassroots organizations compiled by TDM

AAAS faculty reading recommendationsViewing and Reading Suggestions from the Mahindra Humanities Center

The Harvard Kennedy School’s list of diversity and inclusion resources includes Harvard-specific links for online access.

Harvard publications


Anti-racist reading lists

Antiracist reading list on Medium, including journalism on current events.

Library Guides and Syllabi


Field-specific resources, an incomplete and ongoing list compiled by consulting Harvard English faculty & graduate students 

Twitter hashtags for dialogue: #RaceB4Race ; #ShakeRace
Critical Race Conversations at the Folger Institute: across the 2020-2021 academic year, the Folger Institute will host a series of online sessions to address an expansive range of topics in the field of early modern critical race studies.
ASAP Journal’s Black One Shot: brevity and precision in response to the art of blackness, contemporary and/or prescient.
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