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An Evening to Promote Racial Justice

 

An Evening to Promote Racial Justice was a huge success with nearly 500 attending.
Tuesday, December 6, 5-8pm
Marcus Center for the Performing Arts

5pm         Social Hour (hors d'oeuvres and cash bar); entertainment provided by Carmen Lamarque World Music

6pm         Awards presentation featuring
                 Eliminating Racism award winner Fran Kaplan
                 Empowering Women award winner Tanya Atkinson
                 Bright Futures award winner Kyrieale Thomas
 

6:30pm   Keynote Speaker Robin DiAngelo

7:30pm   Meet & Greet with Robin DiAngelo

 

Whiteness Studies Expert Robin DiAngelo to Headline
An Evening to Promote Racial Justice

A celebration of those working for racial equality, the 2016 Evening to Promote Racial Justice features keynote speaker Robin DiAngelo. She will discuss what it means to be white in a society that proclaims race meaningless and, speaking as a white person, she will take you through an analysis of white socialization. Her presentation will also address how race shapes the lives of white people, explain what makes racism so hard for whites to see, identify common white racial patterns and respond to white narratives that deny racism.

 This event is sponsored by: