Suggested Books

Suggested Books 

His Truth Is Marching On, John Lewis and the Power of Hope by Jon Meacham

Just Us, An American Conversation by Claudia Rankine

Caste, The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson


Racism: A Short History by George Frederickson

May We Forever Stand: A History of the Black National Anthem by Imani Perry

The History of Black Catholics in the United States by Cyprian Davis


Racial Justice and the Catholic Church by Bryan N. Massingale

Martin & Malcolm & America: A Dream or a Nightmare by James H. Cone

A Troubling in My Soul: Womanist Perspectives on Evil and Suffering edited by Emilie M. Townes


Forged in the Fiery Furnace: African American Spirituality by Diana Hayes

Uncommon Faithfulness: The Black Catholic Experience by M. Shawn Copeland, editor with LaReine-Marie Mosely, S.N.D., and Albert J. Raboteau

The Cross and The Lynching Tree by James H. Cone 


The Other Blacklist: The African American Literary and Cultural Left of the 1950s by Mary Helen Washington

Stand Your Ground: Black Bodies and the Justice of God by Kelly Brown Douglas

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson