The Abbot Public Library in Marblehead will host a discussion against racism
MARBLEHEAD, MA – The Marblehead Racial Justice Team will host a “How to Be an Anti-Racist” discussion as part of the Conversations on Race series at the Abbot Public Library.
The session will take place in person and online from 7-8:30 p.m. on July 18 and will begin with a short video by Stephen Colbert and Ibram X. Kendi followed by a panel discussion and listening session on the presentation.
“These ongoing conversations from the Marblehead Racial Justice Team provide a safe and welcoming place in which to explore privilege, bias and questioning,” said Cassandra Sprague, Marketing and Communications Coordinator for the Public Library of ‘Abbott. “It is a place of listening, conversation and engagement.
“We hope we can continue to learn and grow together so that we can make a difference.”
Those interested in attending are requested to register in advance here.
Those wishing to participate online via Zoom can sign up for a link here.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information about joining the meeting.
(Scott Souza is a Patch Editor covering Beverly, Danvers, Marblehead, Peabody, Salem and Swampscott. He can be reached at [email protected] Twitter: @Scott_Souza.)