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  • 1.  DICE member reads -

    Posted 14 days ago
    SLA DICE Reading Event: Favorite DEIB/Social Justice Reads of the Year (Lightning Talks)

    We hope you will be able to join us as we discuss the great reads of the past year!
    The first hour is the run threw of each title by our great group of readers/speakers, then it's you Q&A.

    Nov 18, 2021 from 12:00 to 13:45 (ET)
    Register & get zoom link:  bit.ly/dicereads

    Readers/presenters:
    Kendra Levine: We Do This 'Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transforming Justice, by Mariame Kaba and Tamara Nopper
    Tara Grove: Regina Anderson Andrews, Harlem Renaissance Librarian, by Ethelene Whitmire
    Liz Boniface: Disability Visibility: First Person Stories from the twenty-first century, edited by Alice Wong
    Catherine Lavallee-Welch: From Where I Stand: Rebuilding Indigenous Nations for a Stronger Canada, by Jody Wilson-Raybould.
    Chrissy Geluk: Faces at the Bottom of the Well: The Permanence of Racism, by Derrick Bell
    Seema Rampersad: Natives: Race and Class in the Ruins of Empire, by Akala
    Tom Nielsen: Exterminate All the Brutes, by Sven Lindquist
    Michael Sholinbeck: Normal life: administrative violence, critical trans politics, and the limits of law, by Dean Spade
    Ameerah Stafford: All of Me by Chris Baron and The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

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    Clara Cabrera
    she/her/hers
    DICE Co-Leader
    SLA NY Events Chair/Diversity Co-Chair
    Fellow of the Special Libraries Association

    Upcoming SLA NY Events: https://connect.sla.org/newyork/events/calendar

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    https://connect.sla.org/diversity/resources/resourcessocialjustice
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