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Teal For Change: Resources

by Teal for Change / sjsharks.com

The Teal for Change Council has gathered a list of educational materials within the diversity and inclusion space:

TO LISTEN
About Race(Podcast)
Code Switch (Podcast)
In Black America (Podcast)
Intersectionality Matters! (Podcast)
Kinswoman (Podcast)

Pod Save the People(Podcast)
Seeing White (Podcast)
1619 (Podcast)
Soul on Ice(Podcast)
The Appeal (Podcast)
Unlocking Us: Brené with Ibram X. Kendi on How to Be an Antiracist (Podcast)
Yo, Is This Racist? (Podcast)


TO WATCH
Disclosure (Documentary)
Fruitvale Station (Drama)
I Am Not Your Negro(Documentary)
Juneteenth Jamboree(Documentary)
Just Mercy (Drama)
Living Undocumented (Documentary)
Making Coco: The Grant Fuhr Story (Documentary)
Soul on Ice: Past, Present & Future (Documentary)
Stockton on My Mind (Documentary)
13th (Documentary)
The Central Park Five (Documentary)
The danger of a single story | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Ted Talk)
The Graduates (Documentary)
The Hate You Give (Drama)
The House I Live In (Documentary)
The Infiltrators (Documentary)
The Death and Life of Marsha P Johnson(Documentary)
The political power of being a good neighbor | Michael Tubbs (Ted Talk)
When They See Us (Drama)
Whose Streets (Documentary)
Willie (Documentary)


TO READ
Bay Area Public Libraries


BLACK-OWNED BOOKSTORES IN THE BAY AREA
Ashay By The Bay(Vallejo, CA)
D3 Comic Book Spot (Richmond, CA)
Marcus Books(Oakland, CA)
Revolution Books(Berkeley, CA)
The Multicultural Children's Bookstore (Richmond, CA)


ONLINE
Black Classic Press
Bookshop.org
Loving Me Books
44th & 3rd


BOOKS THAT DISCUSS SPORTS
A Fly in a Pail of Milk: The Herb Carnegie Story by Herb & Bernice Carnegie
Black Ice: The Lost History of the Colored Hockey League of the Maritimes by George Fosty and
Darril Fosty
Black Ice: The Valmore James Story by Valmore James and John Gallagher
Breaking the Ice: The Black Experience in Professional Hockey by Cecil Harris
Fair Play: How LGBT Athletes Are Claiming Their Rightful Place in Sports by Cyd Zeigle
Grant Fuhr: The Story of a Hockey Legendby Grant Fuhr with Bruce Dowbiggin
How We Did It: The Subban Plan for Success in Hockey, School and Life By Karl Subban and
Scott Colby
Kids: Hockey Is For Me By Jamal Mayers
Loving Sports When They Don't Love You Back: Dilemmas of the Modern Fan by Jessica Luther,
Kavitha Davidson
Man in the Middle by John Amaechi
My Life on the Line: How the NFL Damn Near Killed Me and Ended Up Saving My Life by Ryan
O'Callaghan
Out in Sport: The experiences of openly gay and lesbian athletes in competitive sport by Eric
Anderson, Rory Magrath, Rachael Bullingham
Sporting Blackness: Race, Embodiment, and Critical Muscle Memory on Screen by Samantha N.
Sheppard
They Called Me Chocolate Rocket: The Life and Times of John Paris, Jr., Hockey's First Black
Professional Coach
by John Parish Jr. and Robert Ashe
Willie O'Ree: The Story of the First Black Player in the NHL by John Parish Jr.
 

BOOKS THAT DISCUSS RACISM & WHITE SUPREMACY (NONFICITON)
Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racismby Safiya Umoja Noble
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Caste by Isabel Wilkerson
Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall
How to Be An Anti-Racistby Ibram X Kendi
How to Be Less Stupid About Race: On Racism, White Supremacy and the Racial Divide by
Crystal Fleming
How We Fight for Our Livesby Saeed Jones
Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by
Layla Saad and Robin DiAngelo
So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi
The Color of Law by Richard Rothstein
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration In The Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
This Book is Anti-Racist: 20 Lessons on How to Wake Up, Take Action, and Do the Work by
Tiffany Jewell and Aurelia Durand
White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo
White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide by Carol Anderson


BOOKS THAT DISCUSS RACE, GENDER & CLASS (NONFICTION)
An African American and Latinx History of the United States by Paul Ortiz
A People's Guide to Los Angeles by Laura Pulido
A People's Guide to the San Francisco Bay Area by Rachel Brahinsky
Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo" by Zora Neale Hurston
Barrio America: How Latino Immigrants Saved the American Cityby A. K. Sandoval-Strausz
Before Night Falls: A Memoir by Reinaldo Arenas
Borderlands / La Frontera: The New Mestiza by Gloria Anzaldúa
Dancing with Ghosts: A Critical Biography of Arturo Islas(Gay Chicano English professor at
Stanford- first Mexican enrolled in 1956)
Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizenby Jose Antonio Vargas
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American Cityby Matthew Desmond 
Harvest of Empire: A History of Latinos in Americaby Juan Gonzalez
Homelands by Alfredo Corchado
Janitors, Street Vendors and Activists: The Lives of Mexican Immigrants in Silicon Valleyby
Christian Zlolkniski
Making the San Fernando Valley: Rural Landscapes, Urban Development, and White Privilege
(Geographies of Justice and Social Transformation Ser.)
by Laura R. Barraclough
My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor
My Time Among the Whites: Notes on an Unfinished Education by Jennine Capó Crucet
My (Underground) American Dream: My True Story as an Undocumented Immigrant Who
Became a Wall Street Executive
by Julissa Arce
The Distance Between Us: A Memoir by Reyna Grande
The Good Immigrant: 26 Writers Reflect on America by Nikesh Shukla and Chimene Suleyman
The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border by Francisco Cantú
Unaccompaniedby Javier Zamora
Underground America: Narratives of Undocumented Lives by Peter Orner with a Foreword by
Luis Alberto Urrea
Unforgetting: A Memoir of Family, Migration, Gangs, and Revolution in the Americas by
Roberto Lovato
 

FICTION
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue
Cantoras: A novel by Carolina De Robertis
Dear Martin by Nic Stone
Dominicana: A Novelby Angie Cruz
Drown by Junot Díaz
Fruit of the Drunken Tree by Ingrid Rojas Contreras
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents by Julia Alvarez
House on Mango Streetby Sandra Cisneros
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughterby Erika Sanchez
In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez
Invisible Manby Ralph Ellison
Kindred by Octavia Butler
Like Water for Chocolateby Laura Esquivel
Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams
Sabrina & Corina: Stories by Kali Fajardo-Anstine
Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid
The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
The Death of Artemio Cruz:A Novel by Carlos Fuentes
The House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea
The House of the Impossible Beauties by Joseph Cassara
The House of the Spiritsby Isabel Allende
Their Eyes Were Watching Godby Zora Neale Hurston
The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo
The Yellow Houseby Sarah M. Broom
Where We Come From by Oscar Cásares
 

BOOKS THAT DISCUSS SEXUALITY & GENDER IDENTITY
And the Band Played On: Politics, People, and the AIDS Epidemicby Randy Shilts
Boy Erased by Garrard Conley
How to Survive a Plague: The Story of How Activists and Scientists Tamed AIDS by David France
Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More by Janet Mock
Sissyby Jacob Tobia
Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde
The Gay Revolution: The Story of the Struggle by Lillian Faderman
The Stonewall Reader by Edmund White and edited by New York Public Library
We Are Everywhere by Matthew Riemer and Leighton Brown


WEBSITE RESOURCES
Talking About Race
Smithsonian Heritage Teaching Resources
Circle of Stories
Google Arts and Culture
National Endowment for the Humanities
 

*Please note, this is a working document that is regularly updated as we discover new content. Let us know your favorites! Have suggestions? Contact us.

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