We are happy to announce a book club series that will hopefully stimulate important conversations on diversity and inclusion. Below is the list of recommended readings. The Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion is happy to provide copies of these books to departments interested in hosting their own book club.  For more information, write us at Institutional_Diversity@brown.edu

Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People by Mahzarin R. Banaji and Anthony G. Greenwald 

Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do (Issues of Our Time) by Claude M. Steele

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini  

Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

Freedom is a Constant Struggle by Angela Y. Davis

Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly


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