Events

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Accepted to Assimilate: Implications for Racial Mismatch Between Education Ph.D. Students and Their Faculty
March 3, 2021 4:00 pm
Tell Me Sweet Little Lies: Racism, Bias Confirmation, and the Disinformation Epidemic with Dr. Nicole A. Cooke
March 10, 2021 12:00 pm

Join us!

Join the Florida State University School of Information in welcoming Dr. Nicole A. Cooke, Augusta Baker Endowed Chair and Associate Professor, School of Library and Information Science, University of South Carolina. As part of the iSchool’s Summers Lecture Series, Dr. Cooke will deliver a presentation entitled “Tell Me Sweet Little Lies: Racism, Bias Confirmation, and the Disinformation Epidemic.”

The event will take place on March 10 at 12pm EST. Registration is FREE and required for those who wish to attend. Visit ischool.cci.fsu.edu/ischool-lectures today! Questions? Contact Linda Swaine at lswaine@fsu.edu.

Reading and Q&A with Juli Delgado Lopera
March 12, 2021 3:00 pm

Juli Delgado Lopera
Reading and Q&A

March 12, 3:00 PM EST

Register to attend virtually here: https://fsu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0pdu-ppzIrEtxgSQeAQ231FAaLTsqaQqDg

Juli Delgado Lopera is an award-winning Colombian writer, historian, speaker and storyteller based in San Francisco. They’re the author of The New York Times acclaimed novel Fiebre Tropical (Feminist Press 2020), a finalist of the 2020 Kirkus Prize in Fiction and the 2021 Aspen Literary Prize. Juli is also the author of Quiéreme (Nomadic Press 2017) and ¡Cuéntamelo! (Aunt Lute 2017) an illustrated bilingual collection of oral histories by LGBT Latinx immigrants which won a 2018 Lambda Literary Award and a 2018 Independent Publisher Book Award.

For more information about Juli Delgado Lopera, visit: https://www.julianadlopera.com

For more information about the event, contact jribo@fsu.edu

Sponsored by the FSU English Department’s Literature, Media, and Culture Program, and the FSU English Department’s Diversity Committee.

Co-sponsored by Diversity & Inclusion, Division of Student Affairs, Faulty Development & Advancement, University Libraries, and the LatinX Faculty Staff Network.

Using Autoethnography to Develop Race Cognizance in White Folks on Campus
March 31, 2021 4:00 pm
Killing Me Softly: Suicide Among African American, Asian, Pacific Islander and LGBTQ+ Students
April 7, 2021 4:00 pm