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Additional reading suggestions on the topic of diversity.

Kwame Anthony Appiah, Michael Colin Vazquez and Henry Louis Gates, Jr., The Dictionary of Global Culture (1999)

Sholem Asch, The Nazarene (1996)

Russell Banks, Continental Drift (1994)

Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher, African Ceremonies (1999)

Taylor Branch, Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years, 1963-65 (1999)

Gwendolyn Brooks, Selected Poems (1999)

Sandra Cisneros, The House on Mango Street (1991)

Robert Coles, The Story of Ruby Bridges (1995)

Vine Deloria Jr., God Is Red: A Native View of Religion (1994)

Rita Dove, The Darker Face of the Earth (1996)

Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man (1995)

Ralph Ellison and John F. Callahan, Juneteenth (1999)

Ralph Ellison, Amritjit Singh and Maryemma Graham, Conversations with Ralph Ellison (1995)

John Hope Franklin, The Free Negro in North Carolina, 1790-1860 (1995)

John Hope Franklin and Alfred A. Moss, From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans (2000)

John Hope Franklin and Genna Rae McNeil, African Americans and the Living Constitution (1995)

Henry Louis Gates Jr., Colored People: A Memoir (1995)

Henry Louis Gates Jr., The Classic Slave Narratives (1987)

Nathan Glazer and Daniel Patrick Moynihan, Ethnicity: Theory and Experience (1976)

Nadine Gordimer, The Conservationist (1983)

Stephen Jay Gould, The Mismeasure of Man (1996)

Melissa Fay Greene, The Temple Bombing (1997)

John Hersey, The Algiers Motel Incident (1997)

Jamake Highwater, Myth and Sexuality (1991)

Langston Hughes, Arnold Rampersad and David Roessel, The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes (1995)

Zora Neal Hurston, Moses, Man of the Mountain (1991)

Jamaica Kincaid, A Small Place (2000)

Martin Luther King Jr. and Clayborne Carson, The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. (1998)

Maxine Hong Kingston, China Men (1989)

Oscar Lewis, Five Families: Mexican Case Studies in the Culture of Poverty (1975)

Toni Morrison, The Bluest Eye (2000)

Walter Mosley, Workin’ on the Chain Gang: Shaking Off the Dead Hand of History (2000)

Farley Mowat, Aftermath: Travels in a Post-War World (1996)

Albert Murray, The Hero and the Blues (1996)

Albert Murray, The Spyglass Tree (1992)

Albert Murray, Stomping the Blues (1989)

Joyce Carol Oates, Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang (1994)

Gordon Parks, A Star for Noon: A Homage to Women in Images (2000)

Gordon Parks, Half Past Autumn: A Retrospective (1997)

Gordon Parks, The Learning Tree (1992)

Alan Paton, Ah, But Your Land Is Beautiful (1996)

Albie Sachs, The Soft Vengeance of a Freedom Fighter (rev. ed. 2000)

Simon Schama, The Embarrassment of Riches: An Interpretation of Dutch Culture in the Golden Age (1997)

Wole Soyinka, Death and the King’s Horseman (1991)

Wallace Earle Stegner, Angle of Repose (1992)

Stan Steiner, The Islands: The Worlds of the Puerto Ricans (1974)

Dorothy West, The Living Is Easy (1996)

Dorothy West, The Richer, the Poorer: Stories, Sketches, and Reminiscences (1996)

Dorothy West, The Wedding (1996)

Malcolm X, By Any Means Necessary (1992)