Selected Structural and Cultural Competency Resources 


  • The Making of Asian America by Erika Lee 
  • The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman
  • Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White by Frank H. Wu
  • Acres of Skin by Allen Hornblum
  • Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
  • Black and Blue: The Origins and Consequences of Medical Racism by John Hoberman
  • Black Man in a White Coat by Damon Tweedy
  • Citizen by Claudia Rankine
  • Fatal Invention: How Science, Politics, and Big Business Re-create Race in the Twenty-First Century by Dorothy Roberts
  • Health Care Under the Knife: Moving Beyond Capitalism for Our Health by Howard Waitzkin (Editor)
  • How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
  • Medical Apartheid by Harriet A. Washington
  • Reproductive Injustice: Racism, Pregnancy, and Premature Birth by D├ína-Ain Davis 
  • So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
  • The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Sloot 
  • The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
  • Why Are All the Black Kids Siitting Together in the Cafeteria? by Beverly Daniel Tatum 
  • Women, Race, & Class by Angela Davis 



Additional Resources