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Intersectionality: Race + Gender in the Classroom + Beyond

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

For African-American / Women’s History Months

venn diagram of race and gender with intersectionality as the cross-sectionThis faculty-oriented roundtable discussion addresses the concept and theory of intersectionality.

(Oxford Dictionary) Intersectionality is a framework for conceptualizing a person, group of people, or social problem as affected by a number of discriminations and disadvantages. It takes into account people’s overlapping identities and experiences in order to understand the complexity of prejudices they face.

Moderator:
Dr. Zenya Richardson
Program Director and Assistant Professor of Teacher Education
School of Education and Social Sciences

Panelists:
Professor Andrew T. Jacobs
Professor Speech
School of Arts and Humanities

Dr. Shamika A. Mitchell
Associate Professor of English
School of Arts and Humanities

Dr. David Lucander
Associate Professor of Multicultural Studies
School of Education and Social Sciences

Zoom Meeting ID: 921 5853 7997 Passcode: 352344

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Date:
February 24
Time:
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm
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