The Costs of Colorism: A Post-Racial Paradox

  • Wednesday, November 30, 2016 • 5:00 pm
  • Olin Library, Washington University in St. Louis, 1 Brookings Dr

Wednesday, November 30th | 5-7PM
Center for Diversity and Inclusion, Olin Library, Suite 202

This month’s discussion will be guided and facilitated by WashU Law professor and author of “Color Matters: Skin Tone Bias and the Myth of a Postracial America (New Directions in American History)”, Kimberly Norwood, J.D.
Join the Center for Diversity and Inclusion and Campus Life for our 3rd Reel Talk of the semester. The “Reel Talk” Discussion Series is designed to engage students in facilitated conversation around social issues, concepts and identities by using various media outlets as a catalyst for discussion. Using film, documentaries or broadcast news clips, the goal of “Reel Talk” is to support students’ knowledge and awareness by providing an environment for critical thinking and open discussion that will empower them to take interest and action in areas of social change.

Free food and refreshments will be provided!


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