James Baldwin’s America: Upcoming Online Events 📚 + more events, sources fyi

There are so many events happening online, here are a few (register):

  1. Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and its Urgent Lessons for Our Own https://www.haymarketbooks.org/events/138-begin-again-james-baldwin-s-america-and-its-urgent-lessons-for-our-own

Eddie Glaude and Cornel West discuss the enduring legacy of James Baldwin and lessons from his work for confronting racism today. July 1, 2020 at 7.00pm – 8.30pm Online Teach-in

  1. New York State Poor People’s Campaign Open House Wednesday, July 01, 2020• 5:00 PM https://actionnetwork.org/events/new-york-state-poor-peoples-campaign-open-house?source=twitter&
  1. Ibram X. Kendi on “How to Be an Antiracist” Mon, July 20, 2020  7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ibram-x-kendi-on-how-to-be-an-antiracist-tickets-110866502694?fbclid=IwAR13pHp3Z65XOuKtwQAX9zA5r-DMyrvLJCuyqVKUPYAfwQxZ3gqCYuEs_RY 2019 Guggenheim Fellow and New York Times bestselling author Ibram X. Kendi will discuss his renowned book “How to Be an Antiracist” on Monday, July 20 at 7:00 p.m. with Dr. Charlene M. Dukes, president of Prince George’s Community College.

Free resources:

  1. MEF antiracist videos free through July https://go.mediaed.org/anti-racism-videos?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social-post&utm_campaign=anti-racist-collection-free&utm_content=6-22-20
  2. Community Read materials (public libraries use Overdrive) https://company.overdrive.com/2020/06/22/now-available-free-to-libraries-without-waitlists-or-holds-black-lives-matter-titles-to-read-listen-learn-and-grow/
  3. Black Lives Matter — free Netflix via YouTube including 13th https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvahqwMqN4M2Ttq2K1kBCVNzGOkJyUPjY