2021 Social Justice and Anti-Racism Summer Book Read

As part of our continuous learning, the DEI Advisory Council is excited to announce the Social Justice and Anti-Racism Summer Book Conversation Schedule. 

Please note, if you did not have a chance to sign up for a book, no worries. Come join one or any of the many book conversations scheduled below.

To all supervisors/managers, we hope you will encourage your staff to participate as part of their work experience to advance social justice and anti-racism initiatives at Southern.

Questions? Feel free to contact Diane Ariza,  Vice President for Diversity Equity, and Inclusion, at Arizad1@southernct.edu.



From Equity Talk to Equity Walk – Thursday, July 29, 1-2:00 p.m.
Facilitator:  Dr. Randolph Brooks
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Do Better – Monday, August 2, 1-2:00 p.m.
Facilitator:  Dr. Steven Hoffler
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The Vanishing Half – Tuesday, August 3, 1-2:00 p.m.
Facilitator:  Dr. Marian Evans
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The 57 Bus – Monday, August 9, 1-2:00 p.m.
Facilitator(s):  Dr. Laura Bower-Phipps & Dr. Kat Bower-Phipps
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Minor FeelingsAn Asian American Reckoning – Thursday, August 12, 1-2:00 p.m.
Facilitator:  Dr. Angela Lopez
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We Will Not Cancel Us – Friday, August 13, 1-2:00 p.m.
Facilitator:  Dr. Karreem Mebane
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