UPDATE: Summit on Race Matters: Continuing Conversations
Lewisburg, WV – November 10-11, 2015
Time is running out to take advantage of the early bird discount for next month’s Race Matters Summit in Lewisburg, taking place November 10 and 11 at the Kyle and Ann Fort Arts & Sciences Building, New River Community and Technical College.
The conference will offer a unique opportunity for people from throughout West Virginia to continue the constructive, in-depth conversations that began last year in Charleston about the complicated history of race relations and racial inequality in the state.
The event will include a screening of “Cracking the Codes: Social Determinants of Racial Inequality” by Shakti Butler on Tuesday evening, November 10 and workshop discussions about this powerful movie on Wednesday, November 11. You can view a preview of the film here:
The event will also feature keynote speakers and a panel discussion. It is sponsored by the New River Community and Technical College, the Greater Greenbrier Valley Community Foundation, and the West Virginia Center on Budget and Policy.