Ijeoma Oluo

So, You Want to Talk About Race? A Conversation with Ijeoma Oluo

Ijeoma Oluo, author of The New York Times bestseller, So You Want to Talk About Race, spoke recently with the Conferences for Women about the difficulties of talking about race with people we are close to, how to maintain a sense of urgency about addressing racial injustice, and more. Excerpts from the conversation, lightly edited for brevity and clarity, appear below: Q: You’ve said that many of your white friends … [ more ]