Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Memphis Room - 4th Floor

Event Details

Join Stanford Professor of Psychology Jennifer Eberhardt as she discusses implicit bias, the unconscious judgments that we make about others, and how it affects all aspects of our society such as housing, education, employment, and criminal justice.  As part of the discussion, she will explore case studies covered in her new book Biased such as that Judge Bernice Donald, who was one of the first students to integrate Olive Branch High School. Signed copies of the book will be available for purchase following the presentation.

Event Type(s): History/Genealogy
Age Group(s): Adults
Presenter: Jennifer Eberhardt
Scott Lillard
(901) 415-2742