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Covid-19, Black Lives Matter and Conversations about Race and Racism

30 October @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

The MICE Hub (Mental Health in Childhood & Education Hub) in collaboration with the Health & Wellbeing Theme at the University of Portsmouth would like to invite you to the following webinar:

Covid-19, Black Lives Matter and Conversations about Race and Racism

Date: 30 October 2020 | Friday
Time: 13:30 – 15:00.
The link is below:
 
This webinar will discuss the disproportionate impact of the coronavirus pandemic on black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities
In this talk, the speakers will discuss the disproportionate impact of the coronavirus pandemic on black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, raising areas of concern regarding ethnicity and race relations, social care, education, attainment and well-being. The speakers will also consider the extent to which the pandemic and the upsurge of anti-racist activism following the murder of George Floyd have influenced our conversations about race and racism.
Speakers: • Dr Paul Ian Campbell, Lecturer in Sociology, University of Leicester; Associate Editor for Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power; BSA Philip Abrams Memorial Prize (2017); • Ms Sonia Carr, CEO of Wiltshire Racial Equality Council; • Ms Patricia Gilbert, PhD student School of Education and Sociology, University of Portsmouth.

Details

Date:
30 October
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Website:
https://blacklivesmatter-30oct20.eventbrite.co.uk