Inspire & Empower: A Virtual Celebration of Black History Month with Austin Channing Brown


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Austin Channing Brown, author of the critically acclaimed book, “I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness,” has rewritten her impactful work with new stories for young readers, making it accessible to individuals of all ages. Her workshops and lectures are known for being incisive, fun, disarming and transformative. Through a deliberate blend of humor, pop-culture, storytelling and audience engagement, she sheds light on the current realities of systemic racism and the everyday actions that perpetuate it.

During the online event, you’ll have the opportunity to submit questions for a Q&A session with the author. For inquiries, email

Who can participate:
WSU students, staff and families

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