racial discrimination


The Academy Stories/Admissions with Ellen Ann Fentress and Neely Tucker (Prince George’s County Memorial Library) – VIRTUAL

Writer-filmmaker Ellen Ann Fentress has spent the last decade capturing ways that the South’s racial past affects in its present. Her current project The Academy Stories/Admissions publishes first-person accounts from students who took part of–or ran away from– school integration since its 1970 start in the South. The essays, collected […]


Ibram X. Kendi on “How to Be an Antiracist” (Prince George’s County Memorial Library) – VIRTUAL

National Book Award winner and New York Times bestselling author Ibram X. Kendi discusses “How to Be an Antiracist.” About this Event 2019 Guggenheim Fellow and New York Times bestselling author Ibram X. Kendi will discuss his renowned book “How to Be an Antiracist” on Monday, July 20 at 7:00 […]


Navigating the Complexities of Race: Racial Healing and Reconciliation (Fairfax Cty Public Library) – VIRTUAL

When it comes to cross-racial relationships, sometimes “just getting along” seems far easier than making an authentic connection. Dr. Maureen Walker will discuss three core skills – empathy, authenticity and mutuality – required for creating meaningful connections that will increase your confidence so you can do more than “just get […]