Putting Racism on the Table: Structural Racism

When: 
Friday, January 22, 2016
9:00am to 12:00pm EST
Where: 
PNC
800 17th Street NW, 12th Floor
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Session 1: Structural Racism

Speaker: john a. powell
Professor of Law and Professor of African American Studies & Ethnic Studies, University of California, Berkeley

 

Discussions about racism require an understanding of how society, institutions, and culture perpetuate inequity. john a. powell frames these forces as “structural racialization,” or, in his words, “the set of practices, cultural norms, and institutional arrangements that are both reflective of and simultaneously help to create and maintain racialized outcomes in society.

Attendance Eligibility
WRAG member CEOs. CEOs are encouraged to bring a trustee with them. CEOs and trustees of non-WRAG member grantmaking organizations may attend for a small fee. Participation in all six sessions is preferred in order to foster a shared understanding within the local philanthropic community.

Cost to Attend
The series is free for WRAG members. Non-member CEOs and trustees may attend for $50/session, or $250 for all six sessions.

Registration
Email Rebekah Seder, seder(at)washingtongrantmakers.org to register.

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