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Book Your Speakers for Juneteenth!

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June 19th is fast approaching! Commemorate Juneteenth with a speaker that celebrates Black history, activism, and culture.


History


Dr. Matthew Delmont

Expert on African-American history and author of Black Quotidian and Half American

Matthew Delmont Speaker

Speaking Topics & Expertise:

  • Highlighting how Juneteenth honors the legacy of slavery, Black liberation, and African American history
  • Educating on the country’s larger moment of reckoning

Isabel Wilkerson

Pulitzer Prize winner and author of the critically acclaimed bestsellers The Warmth of Other Suns and Caste

Isabel Wilkerson Speaker
Speaking Topics & Expertise:

  • Spotlighting the insidious undertow of caste and the effects of this hierarchy on our culture, politics, and everyday lives
  • Showing how America can move beyond the artificial and destructive separations of human divisions and toward hope in our common humanity

Action


Dr. Ibram X. Kendi 

Award-winning historian and New York Times-bestselling author of How to Be an Antiracist

Ibram X. Kendi Speaker

Speaking Topics & Expertise:

  • Overcoming workplace bias
  • Shifting the discussion from how not to be racist, to how to be an antiracist

Brittany K. Barnett

Award-winning attorney, entrepreneur, and author of A Knock at Midnight

Brittany K Barnett Speaker

Speaking Topics & Expertise:

  • Seeking freedom for incarcerated individuals
  • Diversifying venture capital investment and the modern workforce with the genius of the formerly incarcerated

Celebration


Kwame Onwuachi 

James Beard award-winning chef, Top Chef contestant and judge, and author of Notes from a Young Black Chef and My America

Kwame Onwuachi Speaker

Speaking Topics & Expertise:

  • Addressing the intersection of race, fame, and food
  • Sharing the dishes that show the true diversity of American food

Maya-Camille Broussard

Netflix’s Bake Squad star and Owner of Justice of the Pies

Maya Camille Broussard Speaker

Speaking Topics & Expertise:

  • Advocating for people living with disabilities and food apartheid, especially in communities of color
  • Sharing the stories of heroes outside the kitchen that inspired her recipes

Jacqueline Woodson 

National Book Award and four-time Newbery Honor Winner, MacArthur Fellow, and bestselling author of Red at the Bone

Jackie Woodson Speaker

Speaking Topics & Expertise:

  • Discussing her lifelong journey as a writer
  • Revealing her own writing process and where she finds inspiration

Contact us to book your Speakers for Juneteenth.


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