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Beyond the Spin: Week 17

From: WEAA
Series: Beyond the Spin
Length: 53:42

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This week on Beyond the Spin, we visit the national Facing Race Conference held this year in Baltimore, and share perspectives on race in the 21st century and hear what communities nationwide are fighting for. Read the full description.

Facing-race-conf_small This week on Beyond the Spin, we visit the Facing Race Conference, a national conference held in Baltimore earlier this month. Hosted by ARC (Applied Research Center), the three day event served as a platform for racial justice leaders, educators, and artists. We'll listen to selections from plenaries on gender and culture, and hear from various participants from across the nation including,


Co-hosted by Beyond the Spin producer, Stefanie Mavronis

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Piece Description

This week on Beyond the Spin, we visit the Facing Race Conference, a national conference held in Baltimore earlier this month. Hosted by ARC (Applied Research Center), the three day event served as a platform for racial justice leaders, educators, and artists. We'll listen to selections from plenaries on gender and culture, and hear from various participants from across the nation including,


Co-hosted by Beyond the Spin producer, Stefanie Mavronis

Timing and Cues

This show consists of 2 segments. Segment 1 is 27:00. Segment 2 is 26:42. Stations can put a break between the 2 segments, as well as at the beginning and/or end of the hour.

Additional Credits

Hosted by Marc Steiner
Co-hosted by Stefanie Mavronis
Produced by Stefanie Mavronis, Mark Gunnery, and Bobby Marvin Holmes

Related Website

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