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RACE, PLACE & DIVERSITY SYMPOSIUM

October 30 @ 10:30 AM CDT

How do contemporary ideas on race, place, and diversity impact your views? Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey is in its fifth year of a symposium project that focuses attention on fostering awareness of issues of diversity at the local, regional, national, and international level. The Symposium provides a platform for a candid discussion on race, place, and diversity, and how each influences the current condition and future of Kansas City.

The day begins with a luncheon, followed by breakout sessions and a panel wrap-up. Featured panelists will explore relevant social issues with deep, systemic roots. Panelists will also share important insights from their journey of life, struggle, and success to support an open dialog with participants to increase understanding.

Moderated by Tyrone Aiken and Michelle T. Johnson featured panelists will engage to audience to explore relevant social issues with deep, systemic roots. Panelists will also share important insights from their journey of life, struggle, and success to take questions and support an open dialog with audience.

Details

Date:
October 30
Time:
10:30 AM
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Website:
https://www.kcfaa.org/rpd-symposium/

Venue

American Jazz Museum
1616 E 18 St
Kansas City, MO 64108

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