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2010 Dealing with Difference Institute
Tentative Schedule

Monday, May 17, 2010

6:00 p.m. - Dinner (Prepared by Earl Bracey and Colleagues) WIU Alumni House
• Discussion of Blind Side and Precious

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

8:00 a.m. - Registration (Continues through the institute)

8:30 a.m. - Welcome and Overview of USA Master Narratives: Delivery & Reinforcement Via Books/Films/Commercials/Sports/School Agendas

10:00 a.m. - Tim Wise: Colorblind: The Rise of Post-Racial Politics and the Retreat from Racial Equity
• Session Moderator: Jim G. La Prad

11:00 a.m. - Panel: With Tim Wise, Richard Hazley, Diane Nyhammer, Neil Sappington
Session Moderator: Tracy Davis

12:30 p.m. - Lunch

1:30 p.m. - Diane Carson: Gender Representation in Master Narratives
Session Moderator: Debra Johnson-Jones

3:00 p.m. - Break

3:15 p.m. - Pernevlon Ellis, Luke J. Horwerter, Yanjing Jing, Luis G. Gutierrez Lopez, & Christina Zippe: Culturally Diverse Propriospects/Culturally Diverse Perspectives
Session Moderator: J. Q. Adams

4:15 p.m. - J. Q. Adams: Review and Call to Action / Evaluations

5:00 p.m. - Reception (WIU Alumni House)

Wednesday. May 19, 2010

8:30 a.m. - Workshops: Focus on Individual Schools, Organizations, Work Units

10:00 a.m. - Institute Concludes