Marcus Campbell, assistant superintendent/ principal of Evanston Township High School, will interview Dr. Kendi from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Dr. Kendi is founding director of The Antiracist and Policy Center at American University in Washington, D. C.
The center’s mission is to produce rigorous and accessible research that supports the innovation and enactment of antiracist public policies at the local, state and national level, according to its website.
Professor Kendi is author of “Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America,” and winner of the 2016 National Book Award. His book spans five centuries of racist thought.
Professor Kendi is a New York Times bestselling author and ideas columnist for The Atlantic.
“How to Be an Antiracist” was published August 13.