How to Have a Voice and Lean Into Conversations About Race | Amanda Kemp | TEDxWilmington

How to Have a Voice and Lean Into Conversations About Race | Amanda Kemp | TEDxWilmington

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In this talk Amanda Kemp discusses her process for seeking to understand others and dialogue on discussions about race and other sensitive issues. Dr. Amanda Kemp is a Stanford University graduate and
the creator of the H.E.A.R.T. System for Racial Justice and
Mindful Living. A Master Teacher and artist, Dr. Kemp has
helped over 25,000 people cultivate racial justice and
compassion.
She has taught at the college level over a decade since
earning her PhD at Northwestern University. Prior to that
she worked with the Rev. Jesse Jackson and the
Hon. Maxine Waters. The Founder of Theatre for
Transformation, Dr. Kemp has shared the stage and/or
worked with Danny Glover, August Wilson, Toni Morrison,
and George Wolfe. She has been featured on PBS and
frequently speaks.
Her latest book is Say the Wrong Thing: Stories and
Strategies for Racial Justice and Authentic Community. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx