The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together - A Conversation with Heather McGhee
Join the Ash Center, Tufts University’s Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic, and Black Student Union at Harvard Kennedy School for a conversation with Heather McGhee, a leading voice in the national conversation on systemic racism and its consequences, and the author of the recently released book, The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together.
Monday, March, 29, 2021 @ 9:00AM Pacific Time (12:00PM Eastern Time)
Virtual Event via Zoom (details sent after registration)
The book is a personal journey and a powerful examination of the debilitating economic and social consequences of racism, for everyone. Prior to writing The Sum of Us Heather served as President of Demos, a leading progressive policy and movement-building center. Sherri Ann Charleston, Harvard Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, will moderate. LaChaun Banks, Ash Center Director for Equity and Inclusion, will facilitate audience Q+A.
This event is hosted by the Office for Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging and HKS Ash Center for Democratic Governance & Innovation.
9:00AM - 10:00AM Mon 29 Mar 2021 ( Timezone: Pacific )
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