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Race & Equity resources

There’s much to read, discuss and consider. Suggestions for additional resource materials to be included here are welcome at

UW Diversity Resources

Online Tools

Reading and watching




  • Adams, M. (Ed.). (2000). Readings for diversity and social justice. Psychology Press.
  • Feagin, J. (2013). Systemic racism: A theory of oppression. Routledge.
  • Linder, C., Harris, J. C., Allen, E. L., & Hubain, B. (2015). Building inclusive pedagogy: Recommendations from a national study of students of color in higher education and student affairs graduate programs. Equity & Excellence in Education
  • Johnson, A. G. (2001). Power, privilege, and difference. Mountain View, CA: Mayfield.
  • Lau, M. Y., & Williams, C. D. (2010). Microaggressionsresearch: Methodological review and recommendations. In: D. W. Sue (Ed.). Microaggressions and marginality: Manifestation, dynamics and impact (pp. 313–336). New York, NY: Wiley
  • Nadal, K. L., Wong, Y., Griffin, K. E., Davidoff, K., & Sriken, J. (2014). The adverse impact of racial microaggressions on college students’ self-esteem. Journal of College Student Development
  • Ross, L. (2016). Blackballed: The Black and White Politics of Race on America’s Campuses. Macmillan.
  • Sue, D. W. (2003). Overcoming our racism: The journey to liberation. John Wiley & Sons.

Websites and reports


Statements and reports from UW leadership, students, faculty and staff

(Additional statements may be found in the Race & Equity Initiative blog)

Race & Equity Initiative Workshops

– Website

  • Greg Taylor: Race, Bias & Dissonance

 Reading list

 Bibliography links