It’s Time to Talk: Forums on Race™
October 28 @ 11:00 am-October 29 @ 1:00 pm$25 – $50
It’s Time to Talk: Forums on Race fosters a space for racial justice engagement that is open to all people, no matter where they are in their racial justice journey. Participants connect with a network of people committed to racial justice and attendees leave the event ready to advance inclusion at work, in the community and with family and friends.
At It’s Time to Talk: Forums on Race attendees will:
•Hear a powerful keynote speaker
•Connect with other professionals doing racial justice work
•Participate in facilitated dialogue about lived experiences of race and racism in Minnesota
We are excited to announce this year’s keynote speaker: Ijeoma Oluo!
Join us as we hear from writer, speaker and internet yeller Ijeoma Oluo (Eee-joh-mah Oh-lou-oh). She is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller, “So You Want to Talk About Race,” and most recently, “Mediocre: The Dangerous Legacy of White Male America.” She was named to the 2021 TIME 100 Next list and has twice been named to the Root 100. She received the 2018 Feminist Humanist Award and the 2020 Harvard Humanist of the Year Award from the American Humanist Association.
- October 28 @ 11:00 am
- October 29 @ 1:00 pm
- $25 – $50
- Event Categories:
- Educational event, Social Justice
- ywca minneapolis
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- Virtual Event