What: In support of the First Year Experience theme, Feast or Famine, we welcome Farai Chideya.
Who: Farai Chideya a 1990 graduate of Harvard is the host of NPR's News and Notes, founder of POpand Poltics.com, and award winning author of a seminal book on African American stereotypes Don't Believe the Hype: Cultural Misinformation About African Americans. She has been a correspondent for ABC News, anchored the prime time Pure Oxygen on the Oxygen channel, and contributed commentaries to CNN, Fox, MSNBC and BET. Her first novel Kiss the Sky: A Novel will be publish this coming May.
When: Tuesday, April 21, 2009. 7 p.m.
Where: Soda Center, Saint Mary's College of California, 1928 St. Mary's Rd., Moraga
Sponsored by: First Year Experience Committee(FYE), Social Justice Speaker Series and the Disney Forum.
Contact: Shawny Anderson, Associate Dean, School of Liberal Arts, (925) 631-4468.