7:30 pm19:30

Grace Farms

  • Grace Farms

Grace Farms in New Canaan, CT, will welcome the winner of the 2016 National Book Award for Non-Fiction, author and scholar, Ibram X. Kendi, to lecture on the subject of his acclaimed book, Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America.

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7:00 pm19:00

American University

  • 801 Massachusetts Avenue NW Washington, DC

Kendi will serve as moderator for “Global Education Forum on Hate Incidents and Education,” an event that is part of the Global Education Forum (GEF) series at the American University School of Education.

Guest speakers:

  • Maureen Costello, Director, Teaching Tolerance Project, Southern Poverty Law Center
  • Oren Segal, Director Anti-Defamation League’s Center on Extremism
  • Terri Johnson, Executive Director, Center for New Community Chicago
  • Yolanda Savage-Narva, Executive Director Operation Understanding DC
  • Iman Abou Atta, Deputy Director, Faith Matters and Tell Mama (UK)
  • Edit Schlaffer, Executive Director, Women without Borders (Austria).

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12:00 pm12:00

American University

  • Washington, DC

Kendi will moderate a Q&A session with Professor James Peterson, who will speak during the launch of the new African American Studies major.

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Sep 30

102nd Annual Meeting of ASALH

  • Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza Hotel

Kendi will be in conversation with Carol Anderson, author of White Rage. in a plenary entitled, "White Nationalism, Then and Now." For more information, click here.


6:30 pm18:30

Legacy Awards Public Reading

Kendi's Stamped from the Beginning is a finalist for the 2017 Hurston/Wright Legacy Award in Nonfiction. Many of the finalists will be on hand to read from their books during this event in Washington, DC. Finalists will also sign their books.

Stay tuned for more information.

6:30 pm18:30

Legacy Awards Ceremony

  • Washington Plaza Hotel

Kendi's Stamped from the Beginning is a finalist for the 2017 Hurston/Wright Legacy Award in Nonfiction. This evening's ceremony will announce all winners.

2:00 pm14:00

American University Library

  • Washington, DC

As part of the All American Weekend program at the American University Library, Kendi will discuss his research on racism, antiracism, and activism in America, and how this research has informed his vision for AU’s new Anti-Racist and Policy Center.

More details coming soon.

10:00 am10:00

Case Western Reserve University

  • Case Western Reserve University

Kendi will give a keynote Addresses entitled "State Violence and the Antiracist Struggle" at the Biannual Think Tank of the Social Justice Institute.

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