The 25th Annual Sacramento State College of Education Multicultural Education Conference and The Fourth Annual Satellite National Black Writers Conference (NBWC) Sacramento State
“Looking Back, Looking Around, Looking Forward”
Saturday, March 30, 2019
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95810
Free and Open to the Public
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The Center for Black Literature joins the Sacramento State College of Education to celebrate 25 years of hosting the Multicultural Education Conference. This year’s program will feature Sonia Lewis, Chapter Lead Black Lives Matter Sacramento; Amir Whitaker, author of My B.E.A.T. Book: Behavior, Emotions, Attitude, and Thoughts and The Knucklehead’s Guide to Escaping the Trap. Amir is a staff attorney with the ACLU of Southern California.
Other Participants Include:
Also on the program is Vajra Watson, author of Transformative Schooling: Towards Racial Equity in Education and Censoring Freedom: Community-Based Professional Development and the Politics of Profanity, among others and director of Sacramento Area Youth Speaks; and Hasan Kwame Jeffries, author of Bloody Lowndes: Civil Rights and the Black Power in Alabama’s Black Belt. Jeffries is history professor at The Ohio State University. Also on the program are Dale Allender, English Professor of Language and Literary, California State University, and Clarence V. Reynolds, Director, Center for Black Literature, Medgar Evers College. Registration is free.
For more information and to register, please go to https://www.csus.edu/coe/events/mce/.