➶ [Read] ➲ I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness By Austin Channing Brown ➾ – Heartforum.co.uk From a powerful new voice on racial justice, an eye opening account of growing up Black, Christian, and female in middle class white America Austin Channing Brown s first encounter with a racialized A From a powerful new voice on racial justice, Here: Black MOBI ò an eye opening account of growing up Black, Christian, and female in middle class white America Austin Channing Brown s first encounter with a racialized America came at age , when she discovered her parents named her Austin to deceive future employers into thinking she was a white man Growing up in majority white schools, organizations, and churches, Austin writes, I had to learn what it means to love blackness, a journey that led to a lifetime spent navigating America s racial divide I'm Still Kindle - as a writer, speaker and expert who helps organizations practice genuine inclusionIn a time when nearly all institutions schools, churches, universities, businesses claim to value diversity in their mission statements, I m Still Here is a powerful account of how and why our actions so often fall short of our words Austin writes in breathtaking detail about her journey to self worth and the pitfalls that kill our attempts at racial justice, in stories that bear witness to the complexity of America s social fabric from Black Cleveland neighborhoods to private schools Still Here: Black PDF Ç in the middle class suburbs, from prison walls to the boardrooms at majority white organizationsFor readers who have engaged with America s legacy on race through the writing of Ta Nehisi Coates and Michael Eric Dyson, I m Still Here is an illuminating look at how white, middle class, Evangelicalism has participated in an era of rising racial hostility, inviting the reader to confront apathy, recognize God s ongoing work in the world, and discover how blackness if we let it can save us all.
Austin Channing Brown is a media producer, author, Here: Black MOBI ò and speaker providing inspired leadership on racial justice in America She is the New York Times and USA Today Bestselling author of I m Still Here Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness and the Executive Producer of The Next Question A Web Series Imagining How Expansive Racial Justice Can Be Her workshops are incisive, fun, disarming, and transformative By using an intentional mix of humor, pop culture, story telling, and audience engagement, she awakens people to the current realities of systemic I'm Still Kindle - racism and the everyday actions which make it possible Whether she is being interviewed, lecturing, preaching or leading a workshop, Austin is sure to evoke thought, feeling and action as she celebrates Blackness and the possibility of justice in our organizations, teams and communities.
- 185 pages
- I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness
- Austin Channing Brown
- 10 October 2019 Austin Channing Brown