CRT: A Critical Conversation About Race and History

Sunday, January 30, 2022 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Jason Gregory, Lecturer for the Department of English at UCF, and Writers in the Sun will host CRT: A Critical Conversation About Race and History, an online in-conversation event featuring Kiese Laymon, the Libby Shearn Moody Professor of Creative Writing and English at Rice University and Author of Heavy: An American Memoir and Long Division; Jamila Kareem, assistant professor of writing and rhetoric at UCF; and Dr. Chanda Prescod-Weinstein, assistant professor of physics and astronomy and core faculty member in women’s and gender studies at the University of New Hampshire.

Thank you to the following organizations for their support on this event:

  • Florida Humanities
  • Orlando Urban Film Festival
  • Zora!
  • Writers in the Sun
  • UCF English Department

Funding for this program was provided through a grant from Florida Humanities with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, fundings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Florida Humanities or the National Endowment for the Humanities. 

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