Richland Library Hosts New York Times Bestselling Author Ijeoma Oluo

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Richland Library is wrapping up its study of So You Want To Talk About Race from 6:30 -7:30 p.m, Thursday, May 12. Join Richland Library, the Augusta Baker Endowed Chair and the University of South Carolina’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for a virtual conversation featuring New York Times bestselling author Ijeoma Oluo. Customers can register for the program at richlandlibray.com.

Ijeoma Oluo  is a prominent writer and speaker. She is an accomplished author of the #1 New York Times bestseller So You Want to Talk About Race. Her work on race has been featured in The Guardian, The New York Times and The Washington Post, among many other publications. She was named to the 2021 TIME 100 Next list and has twice been named to the Root 100. She received the 2018 Feminist Humanist Award and the 2020 Harvard Humanist of the Year Award from the American Humanist Association.

This event is co-sponsored by the Augusta Baker Endowed Chair and the UofSC’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

This program is also made possible thanks to funding from the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation.

For questions, please contact Anika Thomas at 803-530-4621 or athomas@richlandlibrary.com.

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