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Rutgers-Camden Anti-Racism Book Study (Fall 2020): So You Want to Talk About Race: Chapter 5

Chapter 5 - What is intersectionality and why do I need it?

Intersectionality: The Basics

Intersectionality: Ebooks

Intersectionality: Video

Discussion prompt for chapters 4 & 5

The chapter about privilege is placed right before the chapter on intersectionality. The author has stated in interviews that she placed those chapters in that order because it is impossible to fully understand intersectionality without first comprehending privilege. How do the concepts discussed in the chapter "Why am I always being told to check my privilege?" help deepen your understanding of intersectionality and help implement intersectionality into your life?  

From the Book Discussion Guide.

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