Location:Campus Center Building, Multicultural Center
Date/Time:Wednesday, 4/30/2014 from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Can We Talk About
White Privilege? Unpacking the Invisible
30, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Mindy Williams, Humanities, COCC
Join in this exploration of the idea of white privilege
through the lens of Peggy McIntosh’s seminal essay “White Privilege: Unpacking
the Invisible Knapsack.” McIntosh challenges readers to consider the often
hidden benefits afforded to whites and raises many crucial questions about what
it means to be white in a society that may consider itself to be “post-racial,”
but where both individual and institutional incidents of racism continue to