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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon

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Events

Book Club: Waking Up White

Columbia Square Building 111 SW Columbia St, 6th Floor, Rivers Conf Rm

Thursday, March 8 2018, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Length

1 hour

Category

Event Types > Community Events

Description

Author Debby Irving's recollections of her experiences of being an American white woman and coming to terms with the complexity of race in the United States. Join this casual readers’ group in a discussion of pages 1-60 “Forming” and pages 61-123 “Storming.” Didn’t do the reading? Missed the first one? Come and listen anyway! There will Ted Talks shown, articles shared, and lots of great discussion. Questions? Anna Becker