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Thursday
Sept. 27

Friday
Sept. 28

Saturday
Sept. 29

 

EXHIBITIONS

in Collins Library and Kittredge Gallery, running throughout the conference

8-10 a.m.

Plenary Session:

Jeff Chang

Puget Sound community members: 
Watch Live

8:30-10:15 a.m.

Plenary Session:

Alicia Garza and Patrisse Cullors

Puget Sound community members:
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10:30 –11:45 a.m.

Spotlight Sessions

10:30-11:45 a.m.

Spotlight Sessions

FULL: The Science of Implicit Bias (Thompson 175); Bending the Arc Toward Justice: Eliminating Racism in Schools and the Criminal Justice System (Upper Marshall Hall)

 

Noon-1:15 p.m.

Poster Sessions

noon-1:15 p.m.

Poster Sessions

 

1:30-2:45 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions

FULL: Disrupting White Supremacy Culture by Recognizing and Challenging "Fear in Open Conflict" in Well-Meaning White Liberal Spaces (Wyatt 307)

1:30-2:45 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions

CANCELED: Reimagining Radical Liberal Arts Education and Transformation Between the University and the Prison

 

FULL: Disrupting the School-to-Prison Pipeline: Jason Lee Middle School and UW Tacoma Unlearning Racism (Howarth 212); On Faith and Criminalization of the Black Trans Body (Wyatt 307); Breaking the Cycle of Suppression: Empowering the Voices of African American and Latino Parents (Howarth 203); Debriefing and Action Planning (Thomas 271)

 

3-4:15 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions

3-4:15 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions

VENUE CHANGE: Ethics of Care Talking Circle: Expectations of Care and Time in Our Work has moved from Wyatt 307 to Wyatt 304

 

 4:30-6 p.m.

Plenary Session: Valerie B. Jarrett

Puget Sound community members:
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5-7 p.m.

Evening Arts Program*

 

C. Rosalind Bell's

"My Louisiana Project"

Co-Dramaturgy/Direction by Geoff Proehl and Grace Livingston

7-9 p.m.

Plenary Session: Brian Cladoosby

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7-9 p.m.

Evening Arts Program*

"Migrations: Forced and Chosen"

Curated by Tony Gomez

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Schedule is subject to revision.  Names of presenters and their affiliations are being updated daily.  Abstracts and bios are to be added.  

Highlights of the 2018 Conference:

The Race & Pedagogy National Conference includes 4 Plenary Keynote Sessions, 12 Spotlight Sessions, 130 Concurrent Sessions, 2 Poster Sessions, and 10+ artistic and interactive performances, exhibits, and conversation opportunities. Seating for most events will be on a first arrival basis, and on the registration form you can enter a lottery to get tickets for evening arts events. 

Call for Proposals:

The Call for Proposals articulates the vision of the conference and its synthesizing themes. View the Call for Proposals.