Equity Resources

Must Reads

These books should not be missing on your bookshelf!

Allen Nneka, Camila Pereira, and Nicole Salmon. Collecting Courage: Joy Pain Freedom Love: Anti-Black Racism in the Charitable Sector. US ed. Rootstock Publishing 2021.

Villanueva Edgar and William J Barber. Decolonizing Wealth: Indigenous Wisdom to Heal Divides and Restore Balance. Second edition Second ed. Berrett-Koehler 2021. 

Prior to becoming a philanthropic dream-broker, I taught university courses through the lens of postcolonial feminism. Here is a selection of titles:

White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack. Peggy McIntosh. pdf

Books by Minh-ha Trinh and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Gloria Anzaldúa, Cherríe Moraga…

Freire, Paulo. Pedagogy of the Oppressed.

hooks, bell. Ain’t I A Woman: Black Women and Feminism. Boston, MA: South End Press, 1981. Print.

—. Black Looks: Race and Representation. Boston, MA: South End Press, 1992. Print.

—. Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom. New York: Routledge, 1994. Print.

Lipsitz, George. The Possessive Investment in Whiteness: How White People Profit from Identity Politics. Philadelphia: Temple UP, 2006. Print.

McClintock, Anne. Imperial Leather: Race, Gender, and Sexuality in the Colonial Context. New York: Routledge, 1995. Print.

Mohanty, Chandra Talpade. Feminism Without Borders: Decolonizing Theory, Practicing Solidarity. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2003. Print.

Rodney, Walter. How Europe Underdeveloped Africa. Washington, DC: Howard UP, 1981. Print.

Said, Edward W. Culture and Imperialism. New York: Vintage Books, 1993. Print.

Sontag, Susan. On Photography. 3rd. New York: Picador, 1977. Print.

Literature in German:

Tupoka Ogette, Exit Racism.

Spricht die Subalterne deutsch? Migration und postkoloniale Kritik von Hito Steyerl (Herausgeber), Encarnación Gutiérrez Rodriguez (Herausgeber)