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White Fragility - Book Discussion Series

Thursday, April 9, 2020
12:00pm – 1:00pm

Storrs Campus
Women's Center, SU 421

Final Meeting of a 4 Part Book Discussion Series

The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality. Participants will discuss the ideas presented in the book, reflect on how white people can build capacity on race, and begin to develop skills engage more constructively in the on-going work towards racial justice.

Free copies of the book will be available for the first 20 registrants for this 4 part series.

Registration can be found at:

Feel free to bring your lunch!


Kathy Fischer at

Women's Center (primary), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Honors Program, Office for Diversity and Inclusion, UConn Master Calendar, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies

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