Confronting Xenophobia and Supporting Asian and Asian/Pacific American Communities during COVID-19

Webinar

Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA) and the American Library Association’s (ALA) Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services (ODLOS).In light of the outbreak of COVID-19, cases of racism and xenophobia against Asians and Asian/Pacific Americans have surged across the world. In the United States, there has always been a deep history of xenophobia towards Asians. This webinar will feature two experts to discuss the issue of Anti-Asian sentiment, and will also focus on teaching resources in countering xenophobia. This is a free webinar co-sponsored by the Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA) and the American Library Association’s (ALA) Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services (ODLOS).

Topic: Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

Audience: Public-facing Library Workers

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Webinar
May 01, 2020
7:00 - 8:00am CDT
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