Conversation Project: Race and Place

Racism and Resilience in Oregon's Past and Future

April 20, 2018 | 1:30 p.m. | Mary Spilde Center LCC Downtown Center

101 W. 10th Ave., Eugene OR 97401

Many Oregonians envision a future that includes communities built on values of diversity, equity, and inclusion. At the same time, we live in a society that marginalizes and excludes people of color. Facilitators Anita Yap and Traci Price will lead participants in a conversation that looks at how Oregon’s history of racism influences our present and asks, How can understanding historic and current impacts of racism in Oregon contribute to our sense of place and vision of the future? How can diversity and inclusion create thriving communities? Read more.

This event will take place in Room #114 at the Mary Spilde Center LCC Downtown Center.

Event Sponsors

DisOrient Asian American Film Festival of Oregon


$0-5 sliding scale donation


Susan Hirata at (541) 344-2289 or