DEI Resource List

The following resources are offered as potential tools in the project of engaging conversations about equity, diversity, and inclusion and working toward a more actively anti-racist theatre.

The tools and resources linked below cover a wide range of topics that could contain sensitive information. We encourage everyone to practice self-care in their interactions with this material.

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COVID-19’s Pandemic's Impact on The Arts: Research Update May 12, 2022 by Randy Cohen

Reopening Guides and Resources by The Association for Performing Arts & Entertainment Professionals 

Climate Change

From Black Box to Proscenium: How Theatre Can Address Climate Crisis by Madeline Meyer

Climate Change Theatre Action by The Centre for Sustainable Practice in the Arts

Antisemitism, Anti-Arab/Anti-Islam sentiment, and the Israel-Hamas War

Religion and Identity US Holocaust Museum Modules for Educators

Rescue and Resistance US Holocaust Museum Modules for Educators

Antisemitic Glossary for Identifying Hate Speech American Jewish Committee

Palestine 101 U.S. Campaign for Palestinian Rights

What is Hamas? Council on Foreign Relations

Resources on the Israel-Hamas War Council on Foreign Relations

Self-Care Tips When the News Gets Too Overwhelming

Supporting Youth Affected by the Violence in Israel and Gaza: Tips for Families and Educators National Association of School Psychologists


The Faculty – A community of academics and storytellers writing and sharing thoughts about teaching, learning, research, and life.

Defunding the Police Will Actually Make Us Safer (ACLU)

UConn Office of Institutional Equity: