BLC BIPOC Speaker Series: Exploring Power within Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion with Sofia Leung

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Exploring Power Within Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

This webinar will discuss how power structures and impacts our work in diversity, equity, and inclusion. We will explore power dynamics and how they feed into our collective and individual responsibility in creating racially just work environments. Participants will also have an opportunity to build their own action steps towards improving organizational culture.

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Sofia Leung is a first-generation Chinese American librarian, facilitator, and educator and the principal of Do Better, Be Better LLC. Her work employs Critical Race Theory and Emergent Strategy principles. Sofia is a founding editor at up//root: a we here publication, and a facilitator for the Association of College and Research Libraries Information Literacy Immersion Program. She is the co-editor of Knowledge Justice: Disrupting Library and Information Studies Through Critical Race Theory (MIT Press). She holds a Master’s in Library and Information Science and a Master’s in Public Administration, both from the University of Washington in Seattle, and her B.A. in English from Barnard College.