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Book/Podcast Discussion: How to be an Antiracist by Kendi
March 20, 2020 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join the Okanagan School of Education for a book/podcast discussion on How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi.
This discussion is an opportunity to explore and understand racism in all its forms, its consequences and how to work to oppose them. The events will be led by Karen Ragoonaden, Faculty Senior Advisor to the President with contributions from UBC Equity and Inclusion, and the Center for Mindful Engagement.
Light refreshments will be served at each event.
Meeting Dates & Times
Wednesday, Mar. 4
4 to 5 p.m.
UBC Okanagan Library, 3287 University Way, LIB 106
Wednesday, Mar. 11
4 to 5 p.m.
UBC Innovation Library, 1380 Ellis St, 2nd floor
Tuesday, Mar. 17
Watch Kendi’s event in Vancouver (The Phil Lind Initiative) via Livestream
6 to 7:30 p.m.
EME TBD, 1137 Alumni Ave, UBC Okanagan campus
This is an exclusive livestream. You will only be able to view Kendi’s event via livestream at this event.
Friday, Mar. 20
Public talk on antiracism
5 to 7 p.m.
Innovation Centre, 460 Doyle Ave
As there is limited seating at each event, we ask that you please register.
About the Author
Ibram X. Kendi is the National Book Award-winning author of Stamped From The Beginning: A Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America and How to Be an Antiracist. His relentless and passionate research puts into question the notion of a post-racial society and opens readers’ and audiences’ eyes to the reality of racism in North America today