Tuesday, April 27, 6-7pm
We’ll be discussing anti-Asian racism. Beforehand, please listen to the following 30-minute podcast:
We will view additional materials during the session, and have space to reflect, discuss and learn. Our additional suggestion is (also) to begin this excellent book.
In the meeting, we’ll talk about how we’ll engage this text in the future.
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER – NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD WINNER – A ruthlessly honest, emotionally charged, and utterly original exploration of Asian American consciousness.
“Brilliant . . . To read this book is to become more human.”–Claudia Rankine, author of Citizen One of Time‘s 10 Best Nonfiction Books of the Year – Named One of the Best Books of the Year by The New York Times, The Washington Post, NPR, New Statesman, BuzzFeed, Esquire, The New York Public Library, and Book Riot
Baruch has committed to developing an Anti-Racist lens for the curriculum. This year, through the Parent Space Study Group, parents have an opportunity to engage in the kinds of conversations that your kids are having. The goal is to examine this urgent topic in order to gain personal insight about our own explicit and implicit beliefs and values, so we can better confront racism. We are also getting to know each other