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An Evening with Dr. Ibram X. Kendi

March 31, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

headshot of Dr. Ibram X. KendiDr. Ibram X. Kendi is a three-time, number-one New York Times best-selling author including the groundbreaking, “How to Be an Antiracist,” one of the books chosen for the university’s first campus-wide book read and discussion on race and ethnicity.

Dr. Kendi will be joined in conversation by Lauren Wilson, Assistant Director of the Multicultural Center, as they discuss his books, work in higher education, and his views on policy and power. An audience Q&A will follow the live discussion.

UA Little Rock students, faculty, and staff may register and submit questions for “An Evening with Dr. Ibram X. Kendi” by visiting ualr.at/drkendi.

Dr. Ibram X. Kendi is a #1 New York Times bestselling author, the Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Boston University, and the founding director of the BU Center for Antiracist Research. 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 America today. For more information on Kendi, please visit prhspeakers.com.

The event is free, but registration is required as seats are limited. Please email multicultural@ualr.edu if you have any questions.

Sponsored by campus partners: the Multicultural Center, Diversity Council, and Office of the Chancellor.

Details

Date:
March 31, 2021
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
ualr.at/drkendi

Venue

Zoom