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Courageous Conversations: Dr. Robin DiAngelo

January 8, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Guided by national expert and New York Times bestselling author Dr. Robin DiAngelo, let’s learn about the way race and class shape our lives, and our place within both a historical context and contemporary systems and structures. Join us at Barrington’s White House for the fifth session of A Year of Courageous Conversations.

About Our Guest:

Robin DiAngelo, Ph.D. is the New York Times bestselling author of White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard For White People To Talk About Racism, released in June 2018. She is an Affiliate Associate Professor of Education at the University of Washington, and has taught courses in Multicultural Teaching, Inter-group Dialogue Facilitation, Cultural Diversity & Social Justice, and Anti-Racist Education. She is the co-author of numerous publications, including Is Everybody Really Equal?: An Introduction to Key Concepts in Critical Social Justice Education. She is a popular national lecturer and video subject on privilege and anti-racism. Read more about her work:

  • Open to the public, ages 16+
  • Limited seating. Advance registration required.
  • Tickets: $25 per person
About The Series:

A Year of Courageous Conversations is hosted by Dr. Zina Jacque and Jessica Swoyer Green and produced by Urban Consulate at Barrington’s White House. The series is made possible thanks to generous support from Jessica & Dominic Green, Kim Duchossois, Sue & Rich Padula, Barrington Area Community Foundation, and BMO Wealth Management. To learn more and join the email list, visit:


January 8, 2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:


Urban Consulate




Barrington’s White House
145 West Main Street
Barrington, IL 60010 United States
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