For twenty-five years, Debby Irving
inexplicable racial tensions in her personal and professional relationships.
Then, in 2009, one "aha!" moment launched an adventure of discovery
and insight that drastically shifted her worldview and upended her life plan.
>In Waking Up White,
tells her often cringe-worthy story with such openness that readers will turn
every page rooting for her-and ultimately for all of us.
Join Martha Brackeen-Harris for tonight's discussion. Martha
Brackeen-Harris is a retired public and independent school educator. She has
worked diligently to make schools places where all children are valued and
learn to embrace similarities and differences.
All readers are welcome. Copies of the book are available at the
library. Registration is