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CANCELED: Book/Podcast Discussion: How to be an Antiracist by Kendi

March 4, 2020 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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One event on March 11, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on March 17, 2020 at 6:00 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

CANCELED: Tuesday, Mar. 17
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CANCELED: Friday, Mar. 20
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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

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Details

Date:
March 4, 2020
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada

Additional Info

Registration/RSVP Required
Yes (see event description)
Event Type
Talk/Lecture
Topic
Lifestyle & Wellness, Personal and Professional Development, Policy & Social Change, Student Learning
Audiences
Alumni, Community, Faculty, Staff, Students