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“ this double desire, this dueling consciousness, yielded an inner strife between Black pride and a yearning to be White. ”
“ I teach poetry to teens, and I always include a picture of the poet on the handout. I want my readers to see Maya Angelou, Gwendolyn Brooks, Nikki Giovanni. I want them to know what Sandra Cisneros, Natalie Diaz, and Patricia Smith look like. Some will see their reflections looking back at them, others won't. Both are important. Who makes the work is just as important as the work made. ...more ”
This global discussion group has been designed to encourage debates about important and underrep…more
[close] This global discussion group has been designed to encourage debates about important and underreported issues of our era. All you need is an enquiring mind and a desire to gain or share “underground knowledge”. This is also a place to discuss the controversial topics explored in The Underground Knowledge Series (non-fiction books) by James Morcan & Lance Morcan as well as the Underground Knowledge podcast show.
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The Great Falls College MSU Weaver Library in partnership with the Great Falls YWCA is proud to …more
[close] The Great Falls College MSU Weaver Library in partnership with the Great Falls YWCA is proud to offer the first racial equity book discussion series. During our first meeting in May, we discussed the book 'White Privilege' and decided to continue reading and discussing other books to continue to expand our knowledge and perspectives. Please join us for this open, inclusive and at times, helpfully uncomfortable journey.
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Brought to you and moderated by the Peace Corps Peru Diversity Task Force team, this book club v…more
[close] Brought to you and moderated by the Peace Corps Peru Diversity Task Force team, this book club values the importance of reading, processing, and discussing diverse literature amongst peers with diverse identities of their own. We strive to share the stories and works of those who are marginalized or not brought to the forefront enough through celebrating them in this book club.
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A safe space to celebrate diverse books! My name is Bella and I am Jewish and bisexual. I want t…more
[close] A safe space to celebrate diverse books! My name is Bella and I am Jewish and bisexual. I want to share a community of diverse people that love to read diverse books.
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