Community Dialogue on Racism

Meeting online via Zoom

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Wednesday, July 1 at 7:00 p.m.

You are invited to join a Community Dialogue on Racism, held via Zoom on Wednesday, July 1 at 7:00 p.m. Joining Rev. Don Chatfield as co-facilitator will be his wife, Karen Chatfield, who has a lengthy background in cultural competence and diversity work. They will provide suggested resources for you to engage in recognizing and addressing racism.


An Antiracist Reading List - From the New York Times

Additional Resources for Dialogue on Racism

A list of resources for learning more about racism from members of the All Souls community.

  1. A list of 75 ways to be engaged:

  2. Educated Ally Guide:

  3. The On Being Project (  Pursuing deep thinking and moral imagination, social courage and joy, to renew inner life, outer life, and life together. A nonprofit media and public life initiative.


  5. Film lists—Two dialogue participants recommend 13th and When They See Us (followed by Oprah Winfrey's "When They See Us" Now)

  6. My Grandmother’s Hands by Resmaa Menakem (book).  Engage with Menakem's work and understand racialized trauma from the perspective of body-centered psychology:

  7. White Fragility by Robin Diangelo (book)

  8. So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo (book)

  9. How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X Kendi (book)

  10. Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America (book) by Ibram X Kendi

  11. Films for Exploring Race Bias and Identity


Resources recommended by Women’s March Team:


  • Women, Race and Class (Angela Davis)

  • Killing Rage: Ending Racism (bell hooks)

  • Ella Baker and the Black Freedom Movement: A Radical Democratic Vision (Dr. Barbara Ransby)

  • Unapologetic: A Black, Queer, and Feminist Mandate for Movements (Charlene A. Carruthers)

  • Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America (Ibram X Kendi)

  • Raising Our Hands (Jenna Arnold)

  • Beyond the Pale: White Women, Racism, and History (Vron Ware)



More Resources:

Eduardo Duran-Healing the Soul Wound, Native American Postcolonial Psychology


Sarah Deer- The Beginning and End of Rape


Suzanne Owen- The Appropriation of Native American Spirituality 


Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz- An Indigenous People's History of the United States 


bell hooks- Sisters of the Yam


Patricia Hill Collins- Black Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of Empowerment