University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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From My Grandmother's Hands: Resilience and Healing

In a conversation with Leslie Langbert, Executive Director of the UA's Center for Compassion Studies, violence-resolution expert Resmaa Menakem provides insight into his latest book "My Grandmother’s Hands" -- a timely study on current conditions of racism in America.

Resmaa Menakem

Resmaa Menakem is a justice leadership coach, organizational strategist and trainer. His creation, cultural somatics, utilizes body and resilience as mechanisms for growth. His book is "My Grandmother's Hands....

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