Tuesday, March 5
4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
99 West Cedar St., 02114
In this in-depth conversation, Dr. Robin DiAngelo, author of the New York Times bestselling book White Fragility, and Jack Hill will examine how white fragility develops, how it protects racial inequality, and what we can do to engage more constructively in dismantling racial injustice.
This event is currently full. If space becomes available, it will be posted on our LinkedIn page.
Robin DiAngelo received her PhD in Multicultural Education from the University of Washington in Seattle in 2004 and is currently an Affiliate Associate Professor of Education at the University of Washington. Her area of research is in Whiteness Studies and Critical Discourse Analysis, explicating how whiteness is reproduced in everyday narratives. She has numerous publications and books, including Is Everybody Really Equal?: An Introduction to Key Concepts in Critical Social Justice Education, co-written with Özlem Sensoy, and the NYT Bestseller White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard For White People To Talk About Racism.
Jack Hill is a nationally recognized diversity consultant, facilitator, educator, writer, and child advocate. He presents at conferences locally and internationally and has offered consultation to schools and organizations nationwide in the areas of multicultural education, diversity, equity, social justice, and organizational culture. He is a contributor to the books, A Guide for White Women Who Teach Black Boys and Diversity Work in Independent Schools: The Practice and The Practitioner, a publication of NAIS. Jack holds degrees from, Frostburg State University, Johns Hopkins University, and Middlebury College.
A special thanks to Strategenius for their contributions to this tour.