Curious about the 2021 fall quarter programming from IESS?
Film screening of Since I Been Down at the Reel Hilltopia Film Festival
Saturday, September 25, 10 am – 5:00 pm
The Evergreen State College Tacoma Campus
Masks and social distancing required for indoor events
A showcase of films by local filmmakers, featuring Since I Been Down by Dr. Gilda Sheppard, faculty at Evergreen-Tacoma. Other artists include Adriane Wilson, Larry Norman, Dwayne Waller, Antonio Edwards, and Theo Calhoun. For more information, see https://thehilltopian.com/. Gilda’s work will also be featured for the opening night discussion, “Prisoner Justice and the Art of Social Justice Filmmaking,” at the Social Justice Film Festival on October 7.
Lecture by Ijeoma Oluo, hosted by Evergreen Tacoma
Tuesday, October 5, 10am
Ijeoma Oluo (ee-joh-mah oh-loo-oh) is a writer, speaker, and internet yeller. She is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller, So You Want to Talk About Race and most recently, Mediocre: The Dangerous Legacy of White Male America. Her work on race has been featured in The Guardian, The New York Times, and The Washington Post, among many other publications. She was named to the 2021 TIME 100 Next list and has twice been named to the Root 100. She received the 2018 Feminist Humanist Award and the 2020 Harvard Humanist of the Year Award from the American Humanist Association. She lives in Seattle, Washington.
Womxn of Color Legislators Panel
Monday, October 18, 1-3pm on Zoom link forthcoming
Evergreen is hosting the second Womxn of Color Legislators Panel on Monday, October 18, 1-3 pm via Zoom. Senators Mona Das and Emily Randall, and Representatives Debra Entenman and My-Lin Thai will take part in this exciting panel discussion, which will be co-facilitated by Deans Dr. Marcia Tate Arunga and Cholee Gladney.