26. March 2020 - 17:00 till 20:00
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The Power of Words featuring Michele Norris | RiverCenter | Thursday, 26. March 2020

Doors open at 5:00 , desserts, coffee, and cash bar available6:00 discussion moderated by Dr. LaDrina Wilson7:00 Address with Michele Norris, Peabody Award-winning journalist, founder of The Race Card Project and Executive Director of The Bridge, The Aspen Institute’s new program on race, identity, connectivity and inclusion. For more than a decade Norris served as a host of NPR's All Things Considered, where she interviewed world leaders, American presidents, Nobel laureates, leading thinkers, and groundbreaking artists. She has also produced in-depth profiles, interviews, and series for NPR News programs, as well as special reports for National Geographic, Time Magazine, ABC News, and Lifetime Television. Norris created The Race Card Project, an initiative to foster a wider conversation about race in America, after the publication of her family memoir, The Grace of Silence.
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