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Dec 2 2020

MLK Book Club 2021: How to Be an Antiracist

December 2, 2020 - January 22, 2021



Join us for our first UIC Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Book Club: How to Be an Antiracist.  We will have various dates and times beginning February 1st to April 30th for a monthly virtual book club.  This is open to students, staff, faculty, family, community, and alumni.  Register today! The deadline to register for the MLK Book Club is Friday, January 22nd. 2021.

"The defining question is whether the discrimination is creating equity or inequity. If discrimination is creating equity, then it is antiracist. If discrimination is creating inequity, then it is racist." -Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, How to Be an Antiracist

Choose from 9 UIC MLK Book Clubs

Facilitators: Irina Rivera & Joy Vergara
Tuesday 1pm-2pm CST
2/2, 3/2, 4/6

Facilitator: Kim D. Ricardo
Tuesday 5pm-6pm CST (UIC Law students only)
2/2, 3/2, 4/6

Facilitator: Jeanette Simon
Wednesday 1-2pm CST
2/3, 3/3, 4/7

Facilitator: Yvonne Livingston
Wednesday 7-8pm CST
2/3, 3/3, 4/7

Facilitator: Student Leadership & Civic Engagement
Wednesday 8pm CST (UIC students only  - free copy of the book provided) – Leadership Book Club
2/3, 3/3, 4/7, 4/28

Facilitators: Michelle Manno & Jess Joslin
Thursday 12pm to 1p CST (UIC students only - free copy of the book provided)
2/4, 3/4, 4/1

Facilitators: Alex Sainvilier & Lauren DeJulio Bell
1st/3rd Thursdays 1-2pm CST
2/4, 2/18, 3/4, 3/18, 4/1, 4/15

Facilitator: Demea Richards Scott
Thursday at 7-8 pm CST
2/4, 3/4, 4/1

Facilitators: Steve Palmieri & Anjelica Velazquez
Friday 12-1pm CST
2/5, 3/5, 4/2

If you need to purchase a book or download a digital version, here are some options to consider:



Center for Student Involvement

Date posted

Nov 23, 2020

Date updated

Nov 16, 2021