Thursday, May 30: Anti-Racism Book Group Meets
7:30 – 9:00 PM in the Handley Library
Our book selection is So You Want to Talk About Race, by Ijeoma Oluo.
Please join us in the Handley library for exceptional conversation – all are welcome, even if you haven’t read or finished the book!
So You Want to Talk About Race, by Ijeoma Oluo
Ijeoma Oluo explores the complex reality of today’s racial landscape–from white privilege and police brutality to systemic discrimination and the Black Lives Matter movement–offering straightforward clarity that readers need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial divide.
In So You Want to Talk About Race, Editor at Large of The EstablishmentIjeoma Oluo offers a contemporary, accessible take on the racial landscape in America, addressing head-on such issues as privilege, police brutality, intersectionality, micro-aggressions, the Black Lives Matter movement, and the “N” word. Perfectly positioned to bridge the gap between people of color and white Americans struggling with race complexities, Oluo answers the questions readers don’t dare ask, and explains the concepts that continue to elude everyday Americans.