New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

Taking Risks for Racial Justice: An Evening of Spoken Word and Book Reading


Friday, March 24, 2017 - 7:30pm


Beacon Hill Friends House
6 Chestnut St
Boston , MA


In this provocative presentation, Dr. Amanda Kemp will perform her signature spoken word pieces “Say Her Name” and “Ferguson Diaries” and read from her new book on the value of having difficult conversations about race and racial justice. This event is also the kick off of Beacon Hill’s Spring Series on “Working for Racial Justice Now.”

Dr. Amanda Kent is the author of Say the Wrong Thing: Stories and Strategies for Racial Justice and Authentic Community.

For more information about this and other events with Dr. Kent, visit the Beacon Hill Friends House website.

Contact Information

Beacon Hill Friends House

New England Yearly Meeting of Friends

901 Pleasant Street, Worcester, MA 01602

(508) 754-6760 - [email protected]