The Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society at UC Berkeley will be hosting its second Othering & Belonging Conference April 30–May 2, 2017 in Oakland, California.
The Conference will feature a phenomenal group of changemakers and visionaries, including:
Oscar-winning playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney
Journalist, author, advocate Masha Gessen
Renowned scholar and author Saskia Sassen
Photographer and video artist LaToya Ruby Frazier
#BlackLivesMatter co-founder Alicia Garza
Author and Executive Director of the Institute for Diversity in the Arts at Stanford Jeff Chang
Attorney, Co-founder of Not Your Mascots Tara Houska
Former Greenpeace Executive Director, Kumi Naidoo
Executive Director of Color Of Change Rashad Robinson
Center of Community Change, Charlene Sinclair
Legal scholar and political activist Zephyr Teachout
ED of Political Research Associates Tarso Luís Ramos
Stanford professor Doug McAdam
Haas Institute Director John A. Powell of UC Berkeley School of Law, Boalt Hall
Oakland poet Chinaka Hodge
Youth dance group Destiny Arts Junior Company
and many more to be announced!
Registration is quickly filling up, so be sure to register soon.
Find out more at http://conference.otheringandbelonging.org/