Below, grouped roughly thematically (although there's always going to be some overlap) are some things people have written or collated that have been useful, thought-provoking or important. I update it regularly, with new content placed at the top of its category. 

Book Lists and Recommendations

Romance Genre and Industry

Romance and Reputation

Romance, Gender and Feminism

Diversity and Diverse Romance

NB: many articles that touch on diversity in romance appear in the 'Romance Genre and Industry' section
  • We Need Diverse Books - WNDB focus on children's literature, but they have good explanations of what diverse literature actually means, and they run the #WNDB Challenge. 
  • Reading While White - I'm not sure how I feel about the premise of the site, but it does contain well thought-out critiques on being a white ally for racial diversity. 
  • Romance Novels in Color - Reviews a wide range of romance novels with POC leads. 
  • WOCInRomance - Promotes romance novels written by Women of Colour. 
  • Saris and Stories - A group of Indian-American romance and women's fiction writers. 
  • Indireads - Publisher specialising in South Asian stories (with lots of wonderful romances)
  • Ankara Press - Publisher of African romances
  • #romanceclass - Indie books from Filipino romance authors

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