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Eton Community Education Presents: Talking about Race & Racism with Ijeoma Oluo (Webinar)

DEIB Committee

Seattle resident, Ijeoma Oluo (ee-joh-mah oh-loo-oh), writer, speaker, internet yeller, and author of the #1 New York Times bestseller So You Want to Talk About Race is headlining the next virtual Eton Community Education! She will discuss this bestselling work to guide our community towards having more honest conversations about race and racism.

In So You Want to Talk About Race, Oluo guides readers of all races through subjects ranging from intersectionality and affirmative action to “model minorities” and how race and racism infect almost every aspect of American life. During this event, she will discuss this bestselling work to guide our community towards having more honest conversations about race and racism. Parents/Guardians can check out copies of her book from our library by contacting our Teacher Librarian, Poppy Louthan.

 

Ijeoma Oluo is a writer, speaker, and internet yeller. 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. Her work on race has been featured in The Guardian, The New York Times, and The Washington Post, among many other publications. 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. She lives in Seattle, Washington.

When: Thur., 28 April 2022

Time: 6:15 p.m.

Zoom: To save your spot and receive an email with the Zoom link to attend this important webinar, complete the RSVP form.