8 Memoirs by Black Authors to Expand Your Understanding of Effective Allyship

As BIPOC continue to struggle against the systems and structures that have plagued them for centuries, allies are tasked not with sitting back and watching, but with engaging with and consuming as much knowledge about the situation as possible. In order to stand in solidarity with these members of our community, though, we must be able to listen and learn. These eight memoirs delve into the lives of and obstacles faced by their Black authors, offering crucial insight and empathy necessary to practice important allyship.

Brigitte Carreiro
by Brigitte Carreiro
Jun 18, 2020