5/23: Claude Steele book talk

A College of Education Common Book Talk:
Whistling Vivaldi
HOW STEREOTYPES AFFECT US AND WHAT WE CAN DO
Claude M. Steele
I. James Quillen Dean, Stanford University

Thursday May 23rd
7:00 – 8:00pm
Kane Hall, Room 110

“ (A) vivid first-person account of the research that supports his groundbreaking conclusions on stereotypes and identity. He sheds new light on American social phenomena from racial and gender gaps in test scores to the belief in the superior athletic prowess of black men, and lays out a plan for mitigating these “stereotype threats” and reshaping American identities.”

This event is free and open to the public, no rsvp required.

Copies of the book will be available for sale at the talk from the University Bookstore.

For more information about the event, please contact: edci@uw.edu

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