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Fern Johnson & Marlene Fine with Lisa Mullins: Let's Talk Race

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Fern Johnson and Marlene Fine discuss their new book on addressing race, Let's Talk Race: A Guide for White People, with Lisa Mullins.

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Authors Johnson and Fine discuss their new work, which addresses why white people need and how they can have better and more informed conversations about race with each other and across race. They will be in conversation with WBUR's All Things Considered host, Lisa Mullins.

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Let's Talk Race

Let's Talk Race confronts why white people struggle to talk about race, why we need to own this problem, and how we can learn to do the work ourselves and stop expecting Black people to do it for us.

FERN L. JOHNSON, PhD, is Senior Research Scholar and Professor Emerita at Clark University focusing on race and culture. MARLENE G. FINE, PhD, is Professor Emerita at Simmons University focusing on cultural diversity and leadership. As white parents of African American sons, they co-authored The Interracial Adoption Option. They live near Boston, MA.

About Brookline Booksmith

Brookline Booksmith, est. 1961, is a family owned bookstore located in the heart of Brookline, Massachusetts. Through our thoughtful curation, eager and voracious booksellers, and award-winning events series, we strive to be a haven for those who find comfort, enrichment, and joy in books.

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