Seattle Race Conference 2013
FRIDAY, August 23, 2013 - 6:30p-8:30p10th Anniversary Commemorative Celebration
Seattle University ~ Student Center, LeRoux Room 160
SATURDAY, August 24, 2013 - 9:00a-5:00pFull-day Conference with workshops, presentations, edutainment, resources, and opportunities to network.
Seattle University ~ Pigott Hall
Logo by: Nguyen Nguyen, Seattle University Fine Arts Student.
MORNING KEYNOTE: YOUTH UNDOING INSTITUTIONAL RACISM (YUIR)
Youth Undoing Institutional Racism is an anti-racist collective that focuses on learning about different forms of institutional racism and developing community organizing skills to disrupt these oppressions. Each year, a few participants from the Tyree Scott Freedom School go on to intern with Youth Undoing Institutional Racism. Visit the YUIR and American Friends website for more information.
CONFERENCE CLOSING AND CALL-TO-ACTION: PAUL RUCKER
Photo credit: Shannon Phipps
Paul Rucker is a visual artist, composer, and musician who combines media, often integrating live performance, sound, original compositions, and visual art. His work is the product of a rich interactive process, through which he investigates community impacts, human rights issues, historical research, and basic human emotions surrounding a subject. Visit Paul's website for more information about him and his work.