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F 1419 .N4 B53 2011

Gates finds that the influence of people of African descent has had a massive influence on the history and culture of Latin America and the Caribbean, despite sometimes being forgotten or ignored.

BF 692.5 .B76 2011

An engrossing look at the forces in male culture that condition boys and men to dehumanize and disrespect women. 

HQ 1075 .G769 2015

An intimate exploration of the struggles and choices facing transgender kids and their parents.


E 185.61 .I366 2017

Master documentary filmmaker Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished. The result is a radical, up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, using Baldwin's original words and a flood of rich archival material. 

HV 6250.4 .H66 M38 2015

Revisits the much-publicized case of Matthew Shepard, the young man tortured and killed in 1998 in Laramie, Wyoming for being gay. Family and friends recount Shepard's life and the circumstances surrounding his murder.

E 185.97 .W56 M44 2008

David Wilson, a 28-year-old African-American journalist, travels into his family's past to find answers to America's racial divide. Along the way, he meets another David Wilson, the descendant of his family's slave master. This discovery leads to a momentous encounter between these two men of the same name but whose ancestors were on the opposite sides of freedom. 

E 185 .M67 2013

A young African-American filmmaker sets out on a cross-country campaign to end Black History Month. He explores what the treatment of history tells us about race and equality in a 'post-racial' America.

HQ 76.3 .U5 O98 2011

Interviewees discuss finding their identities, coming out, being accepted or rejected by straight society, being married, watching the development of AIDS, and witnessing other changes in the experience of being gay in America.

E 185.86 .S684 2008

The documentary examines the relationship between the historical and existing media images of women of color and raises the question of whether they may be suffering from a self-image disorder as a result of trying to attain the standards of beauty that are celebrated in media images.


BF 575 .P9 .R334 2005

Race and Ethnicity
Features interviews with sociologists and others with diverse backgrounds exploring core sociological issues.

HQ 775 .R3575 2006

Two of the country's leading child psychologists identify the social and emotion challenges that boys encounter in school and show how parents can help boys cultivate emotional awareness, giving them the support to navigate the social pressures of youth.

BF 723 .S4 R65 2007

Role of Gender
Offers a contemporary look at marriages and families and the choices, changes, and issues that affect individuals, diverse family types, and interpersonal relationships. Focuses on how all of us learn about gender from an early age, and explores some of the ways in which gender-based roles, expectations, and assumptions are changing.

HV 7936 .R3 T35 2017

Film about "the talk' that parents have with their children of color (primarily boys) to teach them how to act around the police in order to remain safe.

BF 575 .P9 T44 2007

Them and Us explores common thinking habits to show how and they can easily lead to hidden assumptions, bias and prejudice.

E 185.615 .T55 2008

Wise provides a non-confrontational explanation of white privilege and the damage it does not only to people of color, but to white people as well. An ideal introduction to the social construction of racial identities, and a critical new tool for exploring the often invoked - but seldom explained - concept of white privilege.

BF 692.5 .T684 2013

The film provides a stunning look at the violent, sexist, and homophobic messages boys and young men routinely receive from virtually every corner of the culture, from television, movies, video games, and advertising to pornography, the sports culture, and US political culture.

E 185.615 .W439 2020

Roberto Miniverni tells the story of a black community in the American South during summer 2017, when a string of brutal killings of young African American men sent shockwaves throughout the country. A meditation on the state of race in America, this film is an intimate portrait of those who struggle for justice, dignity, and survival in a country that is not on their side.

E 185.615 .W56 2013

Film explores race and racism in the United States through the lens of whiteness and white privilege.