For the Tuesday, February 16, 7:00 – 9:00 PM program, presenting will be Isabel Wilkerson, Pulitzer-Prize winning columnist for her work at The New York Times and author of the recently released and critically-acclaimed volume, Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents and Dr. Grant Cornwell, President of Rollins College. Ms. Wilkerson will offer her analysis of the roles of caste and race as she perceives them functioning in American society and Dr. Cornwell will provide context, reflecting his work on critical race theory.
The Association to Preserve the Eatonville Community, Inc. (P.E.C.), a 501 (c)3, the historic preservation/cultural arts/community revitalization organization, which sponsors the annual ZORA! Festival, has a core interest in identifying tangible ways we
can contribute to a structured, long-term discussion on race in 21st-century America with an ultimate outcome of generational impact. During January – March 2021, P.E.C. will present, virtually, “Community Conversations: A 3-Part Series on Race and Economic Realities in 21st Century America.
The 2nd in this series of “Community Conversations: A 3-Part Series on Race and Economic Realities in 21st Century America” will feature Grant Cornwell President, Ph.D., Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida.
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