Are you looking for ways to promote social justice and healing in these divisive times?
Register today for the virtual convening about Antiracism, Belonging and Community coordinated by Imagine Fox Cities.
Thursday, August 20, 2020 | 12:30pm – 5:00pm
The speaker lineup is here!
Nationally recognized antiracist, essayist, and author Tim Wise will deliver the keynote address “Becoming an Antiracist” and include a live Question & Answer session. Wise has spent the past 25 years speaking to audiences across the United States and is one of the most prominent antiracist writers and educators in the nation.
“Becoming an Antiracist” with Tim Wise
“The Changing Face of Race” with Jesús G. Smith
Lawrence University professor of Ethnic Studies, Jesús G. Smith will engage participants with “The Changing Face of Race,” a guided activity and discussion to help people understand that racial classifications are socially and legally constructed. Smith is a tenure track Assistant Professor, an Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellow, and Woodrow Wilson Career Enhancement Junior Faculty Fellow. His expertise centers on the intersection of race, gender performance, sexuality and health as they relate to online identity and relationships.
In addition to these local and national experts, participants will also hear from Fox Cities community leaders and activist.
Register today and share with your networks!