people of color


Contemporary Conversations With Acclaimed Writers Edwidge Danticat and Katia D. Ulysse (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

Join a conversation between these two distinguished Haitian-American Authors. Danticat and Ulysse will converse about relevant current issues like diasporic literature, the writing craft, the importance of people of color being represented in literature and the topic of immigration/deportation. Award winning Edwidge Danticat is the author of several books, including […]


Visions of the Future: Voting, Activism and Art (Baltimore Cty Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Poet and journalist Celeste Doaks is organizing a lively panel with women of color who discuss their specific involvement with politics through participation, activism and art. Her chapbook, American Herstory, was the first-place winner in Backbone Press’ 2018 chapbook contest; it contains poems about Michelle Obama. Co-hosted with Enoch Pratt […]


Summer Institute on Education, Equity & Justice Conference (American University) – VIRTUAL

ALERT: This event was held in June 2020. The posting that was submitted to the Blair PTSA had the event listed as occurring in July 2020. The below event listing has been revised to reflect the correct scheduled dates. …………………………………………….. 2020 Summer Institute on Education, Equity & Justice (SIEEJ) Virtual […]


People of Color in Solidarity for Black Voices (The Glasgow Group) – VIRTUAL

  DESCRIPTION: We are officially watching two deadly viruses take their course in our country: COVID-19 and racism.  It is imperative that we take care of self and community in this time. If you identify as a person of color but do not consider yourself Black, join Lorraine Martinez Hanley […]