Next Thursday, Feb. 4, beginning at 7 p.m., internationally-acclaimed social commentator, educator and author—Tim Wise will be joining us. The doors to the Charles H. Kirbo Regional Center will open at 6 p.m. He will be selling books and doing a book signing after the lecture. The event is free and open to the public.
Tim Wise is among the most prominent anti-racist writers and educators in the United States. Named one of “25 Visionaries Who are Changing Your World,” by Utne Reader, Wise has spoken in all 50 states, on over 800 college and high school campuses, and to community groups across the nation.
He has also lectured internationally in Canada and Bermuda on issues of comparative racism, race and education, racism and religion, and racism in the labor market. He is the author of six books, including the highly-acclaimed memoir, White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son.
On behalf of the Carter Arts & Lecture Series committee, thank you for your support of the 2015-2016 series. You’ve helped make it a successful season.