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Museum of Surrey hosts anti-racism speaker series

The Museum of Surrey is hosting a series of virtual lunch time learning sessions this month with a range of speakers on the topic of anti-racism, ideal for those who work in culture and education. Expand your understanding of racism and find ways to make your work meaningfully anti-racist.

Registration is free but required by calling 604-592-6956. A link to the Microsoft Teams meeting will be sent the morning of the presentation.

The lineup consists of:

Dr. Henry Yu and Denise Fong, Friday, Feb. 12, 12 to 1 p.m.
Belonging at the Table: Curators’ Reflections on the A Seat at the Table Exhibition

Dominique Jacobs, Wednesday, Feb. 17, 12 to 1 p.m.
Performative Allyship VS Authentic Allyship: A Modern Look at How to Distinguish Harm in Marketing

Yasin Kiraga Misago, Friday, Feb. 19, 12 to 1 p.m.
African Descent History in BC 1858: Migration, Integration and Exclusion in BC

Sharanjit Kaur Sandhra, Friday, Feb. 26, 12 to 1 p.m.
The Dos and Don’ts of Anti-Racist Work in Museums