Social Equity Book Club

Each month will provide a new opportunity to challenge your “social-norms” by exploring people, situations and circumstances that might be different from your own. This virtual book club boasts a variety of popular titles.

Book Scholarships
Need assistance with purchasing an e-book or hard copy of the book? We can help! Contact us at equity@raleighnc.gov

Book cover for Wilmington's Lie: The Murderous Coup of 1898 and the Rise of White Supremacy

Upcoming Books and Discussion Dates

The Raleigh Department of Equity and Inclusion, in partnership with the Raleigh Human Relations Commission, invites you to participate in the Social Equity Book Club event focused on David Zucchino's book Wilmington's Lie: The Murderous Coup of 1898 and the Rise of White Supremacy and the documentary Wilmington on Fire, directed by Christopher Everett. 

Event Details:
Thursday, March 3
7 - 8 p.m. 

Past Books and Discussion Dates

  • The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together - January 2022 
  • How to Be an Antiracist - August 2021 
  • Racial Segregation in Housing Discussion - May 2021 
  • Color of Law: Part 2 Discussion - May 2021 
  • Color of Law: Part 1 Discussion - April 2021 
  • A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant's Son - November 2020
  • Real Queer America, LGBT Stories from Red States - October 2020
  • The New Jim Crow - August 2020
  • Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome - July 2020
  • White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard For White People To Talk About Racism - July 2020

Contact

 

equity@raleighnc.gov
919-996-5740

Lead Department:
Equity and Inclusion

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