Resources: Hyper-sexualization, Sexual Stereotypes, De-Sexualization, and Exotification of Women of Color



Free PDF Books on race, gender, sexuality, class, and culture



Found from various places online:

The Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paulo Freire

Angela Y. Davis - Are Prisons Obsolete?

Angela Y. Davis - Race, Women, and Class

The Communist Manifesto - Marx and Engels

Sister Outsider: Essays and Speechesby Audre Lorde

Three Guineas by Virginia Woolf

Critical Race Theory: An Introductionby Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic

The Black Image in the White Mind: Media and Race in America-Robert M. Entman and Andrew Rojecki

Ain’t I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism- bell hooks

Feminism is for Everybody - bell hooks

outlaw culture - bell hooks

Faces at the Bottom of the Well- Derrick Bell

Sex, Power, and Consent- Anastasia Powell

I am Your Sister - Audre Lorde

Patricia Hill Collins- Black Feminist Thought

Gender Trouble - Judith Butler

Four books by Frantz Fanon

Their Eyes Were Watching God - Zora Neale Hurston

Medical Apartheid -Harriet Washington

Fear of a Queer Planet: Queer Politics and Social Theory - edited by Michael Warner

Colonialism/Postcolonialism - Ania Loomba

Discipline and Punish- Michel Foucault

The Gloria Anzaldua Reader

Capitalist Realism: Is There No Alternative? by Mark Fisher

This Bridge Called by Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color by Cherríe Moraga & Gloria Anzaldúa

What is Cultural Studies? - John Storey 

Cultural Theory and Popular Culture - John Storey

The Disability Studies Reader 

Michel Foucault - Interviews and Other Writings 

Michel Foucault - The History of Sexuality,Vol. 1,Vol. 2,Vol. 3 

Michel Foucault- The Archeology of Knowledge 

This blog also has a lot more. 

(Sorry they aren’t organized very well.)