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A Conversation About Anti-Racism Featuring Author and Activist Frederick Joseph and “A Better Chance” Alumni, Jelani Alladin and David Cox

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

A Conversation About Anti-Racism

Featuring Frederick Joseph, author and activist; Jelani Alladin, artist; and David Cox, Creative Marketing Writer/Producer at HBO. Moderated by Michelle Luhtala, a school librarian.

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This recorded edWebinar features Frederick Joseph, activist and author of The Black Friend: On Being a Better White Person, who writes from the perspective of a friend, offering candid reflections on his own experiences with racism and conversations with prominent artists and activists about theirs—creating an essential read for white people who are committed anti-racists and those newly come to the cause of racial justice. The conversation includes artist Jelani Alladin and David Cox, Creative Marketing Writer/Producer at HBO, both “A Better Chance” alumni, who will discuss ways educators and schools can promote anti-racism in their learning communities. We are very excited to bring them together here in what we know will be an important and powerful conversation.

 

Frederick JosephAbout the Presenters

Frederick Joseph, author and activist, is an award-winning marketing professional, media representation advocate, and writer who was recently selected for the Forbes 30 Under 30 list. He’s also the winner of the 2018 Bob Clampett Humanitarian Award, given by Comic-Con International: San Diego, and was selected for the 2018 Root 100 List of Most Influential African Americans. He lives in New York City.

 

Jelani Alladin

Jelani Alladin, Stage and Screen Actor and “A Better Chance” Alumnus

 

David Cox

David Cox, Creative Marketing Writer/Producer at HBO and ”A Better Chance” Alumnus

 

Closed captioning will be added to the recording within 2 weeks of the live presentation.

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Wednesday, September 22, 2021
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5:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT
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