America to Me - New York Times Race/Related Town Hall

Sunday, November 4, 2018 6:00 PM

Oak Park and River Forest High School
201 Scoville Ave 201 Scoville Ave
Oak Park, IL

America to Me, the epic 10-part series by Steve James, will culminate in a New York Times Race/Related Town Hall screening co-sponsored by the New York Times and MacArthur Foundation on Sunday, November 4 6-9PM.

The evening will include four panels:

The Lens of the Series
Steve James
Kevin Shaw
Rebecca Parrish
Jackie Moore
Paul Noble
Moderated by John Eligon, New York Times

The Perspective of Black Educators
Tyrone Williams
Jessica Stovall
Miles Lee
Chala Holland
Moderated by LeeAndra Khan

Student Stories and Activism
Ke'Shawn Kumsa
Charles Donalson
Caroline Robling-Griest
Current OPRF students and Safe Activists

The Issue of White Privilege and How to Talk About Race
Danielle Robinson
Michael Barrette
Jenny Socks Stezler
Clare Kalemba
Wendy Daniels
Natalie Thompson
Moderated by Amanda Lewis (UIC professor and co-author of Despite the Best Intentions

Where are we now and how does the work continue?
Joylynn Pruitt-Adams
Jackie Moore
Nate Rouse
Steve James
Moderated by John Eligon