ASERL - Uncomfortable Conversations With Librarians -- DEI Perspective

When:  Jul 22, 2021 from 14:00 to 15:00 (ET)
Association of Southeastern Research Libraries
Uncomfortable Conversations With Librarians -- DEI Perspective
Thu, Jul 22, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EDT

Modeled after the hit web series and best selling books "Uncomfortable Conversations With a Black Man" https://uncomfortableconvos.com/, we will be sitting down with this diverse panel to talk about a wide range of "uncomfortable" topics related to librarianship. What is exciting is that we will be soliciting all questions from the audience in advance, so submit your questions and thoughts to Emma Kent kente@gram.edu We look forward to a thought provoking dialogue.

Panelists:

Alice E. Wilson is the Associate Director of Library Services at Monroe Community College.

Emma Antobam-Ntekudzi is a Reference & Instruction Librarian at Bronx Community College, part of the City University of New York (CUNY).

Megan Lowe is the Director of the Library/Associate Professor at the University of Louisiana at Monroe.

Simone L. Yearwood is the Interim Chief Librarian and Associate Dean at Queens College.

Craig J. Anderson is the Academic Research Librarian at Kean University.

Tony Zanders is the Founder and CEO of Skilltype, Inc.

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