NYTimes: Reading Recommendations From Black Cultural Figures

Janet Mock, Trevor Noah and others featured in T share their favorite books.

As the nation sees its 10th day of protest against the murder of George Floyd, various lists of books that address race, political upheaval and activism have been circulating on social media and elsewhere. They remind us that the work of combating systemic racism is never over, and that learning about the history of protest — and unlearning our own biases and prejudices — requires a lifetime of reading. In an effort to listen to black voices and encourage self-education, we’re revisiting these compilations, first published in 2016, of book recommendations from artists, leaders and writers of our time.

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