• My Nearest City

    Virtual event: 7:00 pm CT/8:00 pm ET

    April 21, 2021

    5:30 pm To 6:30 pm

    The author of How to Be an Antiracist, Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, the 2020-2021 Book in Common, will participate in a conversation moderated by Dr. Kim Jaxon, Professor of English at Chico State, and Associated Students’ President and Agricultural Science and Education major, Bre Holbert. Read more…

    Virtual event: 7:00 pm CT/8:00 pm ET

    April 24, 2021

    5:00 pm To 7:00 pm

    Join the Carpenter Center Voices for Justice for an inspiring keynote address on changing the narrative for success from esteemed scholar and best-selling author Dr. Michael Eric Dyson. Dr. Dyson is one of the nation’s most renowned professors, gifted writers, inspiring preachers, knowledgeable lecturers and riveting media personalities. Read more…

    Virtual event: 7:00 pm CT/8:00 pm ET

    April 30, 2021

    5:00 pm To 6:00 pm

    One of the nation’s visionary legal thinkers and social justice advocates, Bryan Stevenson has spent nearly four decades seeking to eradicate racial discrimination in the criminal justice system. A MacArthur Fellow, he is an attorney, human rights activist and founder of the Equal Justice Initiative. Read more…

    Zoom event: 2:00 pm CT/3:00 pm ET

    April 30, 2021

    12:00 pm To 1:30 pm

    Internationally renowned artist and long-time Black Panther Emory Douglas speaks about art & social justice. Douglas will share a multimedia, historical retrospective of his artwork created as a member of the Black Panther Party and his continuing socially-conscious work. Read more…