Publications by the Difficult Dialogues Project Team
Facilitated Dialogues to Combat Racism
Srividya Ramasubramanian, Alexandra Sousa, and Vanessa Gonlin
A journal article by the Difficult Dialogues team: Dr. Srivi Ramasubramanian, Alexandra Sousa, and Dr. Vanessa Gonlin about facilitating dialogues to combat racism. Read more.
The 5 C's of Difficult Dialogues
This working paper by the Difficult Dialogues Project founder Dr. Srivi Ramasubramanian, outlines the 5 key principles of the 5 C’s of the Difficult Dialogues Project – compassion, compromise, courage, collaboration, and commitment - in designing intergroup and intercultural dialogues about tough topics such as racism, inequalities, and social justice. Read here.
White Allies: 10 Ways to Support Black Lives
A blog post by the founder of Difficult Dialogues, Dr. Srivi Ramasubramanian, with 10 concrete ways to support Black lives. Learn more.
Promises and Perils of Difficult Dialogues
Srividya Ramasubramanian & Anna Wolfe
This brief essay by Srividya Ramasubramanian and Anna Wolfe explores how a trauma-centered approach to interracial dialogues, with a focus on collaborative action, may serve as a tool for social change, while also reflecting on the limitations and challenges of such dialogues. Read here.
Self-Paced Anti-Racism Learning Module
A self-paced online learning module by the Difficult Dialogue team to learn how to recognize and combat racial microaggressions. Learn more.