Black feminism and intersectionality is what liberates us all. In light of the recent events of state sanctioned violence against Black people, I created a list of resources, that consist of books to read, Movies/series to watch, media platforms and organizations to support.

– Stephanie Younger

Books

  • Ain’t I a Woman? by bell hooks (1981)
  • In Search of Our Mothers’ Gardens: Womanist Prose by Alice Walker (1983)
  • Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde (1984)
  • Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center by bell hooks (1984)
  • Critical Race Theory: The Key Writings that Formed the Movement by Kimberle Crenshaw (1995)
  • Are Prisons Obsolete? by Angela Davis (2003)
  • Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools by Monique W. Morris (2015)
  • Freedom is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement by Angela Davis (2015) 
  • This Side of Home by Renee Watson (2015)
  • The Hate U Give, by Angie Thomas (2017)
  • Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson (2017)
  • When they Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Cullors & Asha Bandele (2018)
  • Unapologetic by Charlene A. Carruthers (2018)
  • #HashtagActivism: Networks of Race and Gender Justice by Moya Bailey (2020)
  • Hood Feminism, by Mikki Kendall (2020)

Movies and Series

  • The Color Purple (1985)
  • Free Angela and All Political Prisoners (2013)
  • Profiled: The Mothers of Murdered Black and Latino Youth (2016)
  • Moonlight (2016) 
  • 13th (2016)
  • I Am Not Your Negro (2017)
  • Get Out (2017)
  • Say Her Name: The Life And Death Of Sandra Bland (2018)
  • The Hate U Give (2018)
  • Surviving R. Kelly (2019-)
  • Homecoming: A Film By Beyonce (2019)
  • When they See Us (2019)
  • American Son (2019)
  • Miss Virginia (2019)
  • Self-Made (2020)
  • Little Fires Everywhere (2020-)

Media

Organizations

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