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Events for August 6, 2013

2013 Pedagogy of Privilege Conference, DU

August 5 - August 6, 2013

Description: The 2013 Pedagogy of Privilege Conference is the 3rd biennial conference held at the University of Denver that brings scholars, students, faculty, staff, community members, social justice workers, and activists together to engage in dialogues about the various apsects of privilege and the ways in which privilege impacts education, social justice work, helping professions, and research. Iliff is a sponsor.

Keynote speakers include Dean Spade, JD, Seattle University; Alexis Pauline Gumbs, PhD, Brilliance Remastered; and Eddie Moore, Jr. PhD, Brooklyn Friends School, and Founder of the White Privilege Conference.


The conference is for you if you are:

a) an activist or organizer in your community or on your campus

b) a current or future scholar or researcher interested in issues of multiculturalism, power, oppression, and privilege

c) an educator concerned about social justice issues in your classroom and school community

d) a helping professional who works with people who are culturally different than yourself on the basis of race/ethnicity, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion/worldview, social class, disabilities, citizenship, or other axes of difference

e) a community member concerned about issues of social justice

For more information:

Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or contact the Conference Organizing Comittee chair, Eugene Walls, at 303-871-4367.

Schedule at a Glance (Tentative)

Monday, August 5

8:30 – 8:45 a.m. Welcoming remarks
8:45 – 10:00 a.m. Opening keynote: Dr. Alexis Pauline Gumbs
10:00 – 10:15 a.m Morning break
10:15 – 12:15 p.m. Break out session I
12:15 – 1:45 p.m. Lunch (provided)
1:45 – 3:45 p.m. Break out session II
3:45 – 4:00 p.m. Afternoon break
4:00 – 4:15 pm Introduction
4:15 – 6:00 p.m. Evening keynote: Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr.
6:00 p.m. Dinner (on your own)

Tuesday, August 6

8:30 – 8:45 a.m. Introduction
8:45 – 10:00 a.m. Final keynote: Dean Spade
10:00 – 10:15 a.m Morning break
10:15- 12:15 p.m. Break out session III
12:15 – 2:00 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Break out session IV

Date: Monday, August 5 – Tuesday, August 6

Location: University of Denver, Denver, CO 80210

Info/Contact: For more information: Email - .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or contact the Conference Organizing Committee Chair, Eugene Walls, 303-871-4367