Ellen Kennedy recommends these books by women authors to increase your understanding of the politics of genocide in the world:

The Diary of Anne Frank

Anne Frank: The Book, The Life, The Afterlife by Francine Prose

A Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide by Samantha Power

The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

The Disappeared by Kim Echlin

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