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Read Woke

June 25, 2019

What is #woke? It refers to being aware of racial and social injustice in one’s community and a new display on College Library’s 3rd floor brings together both fiction and non-fiction books, including popular and scholarly titles, that raise awareness of contemporary issues.

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Minda was guided by the principle that “Read Woke” books challenge a social norm, give voice to the voiceless, provide information about a group that has been disenfranchised, seek to challenge the status quo, or have a protagonist from an underrepresented or oppressed group.

Join the movement and #readwoke.