Stand Against Racism Series

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Through the Stand Against Racism Series, the YWCA Greater Green Bay is working to help build and inclusive, welcoming community through collaboration, education and discussion. These one hour events begin at noon and are free and open to the public. You are encouraged to bring your own lunch. Tables will be provided. Reservations are encouraged, but not necessary. Contact Member Services at (920) 432-5581.

For more information, contact CEO, Renita Robinson at (920) 432-5581 ext 132 or Or, check out our calendar for the details on each event.

2018 - 2019 Stand Against Racism Series

October 24, 2018African American
January 23, 2019Oneida Nation
March 27, 2019Puerto Rico
May 22, 2019TBD

2018 - 2019 Speaker Series Topics

September 26, 2018Achievement Gap/School-to-Prison
November 28, 2018Feminization of Poverty
February 27, 2019A Date with "Othering" (see resources below)
April 24, 2019Sexual Assault Awareness

Canales, M. K. (2000). Othering: Toward an understanding of difference. Advances in Nursing Science, 22(4), 16-31.

Dervin, F. (2012). Cultural identity, representation and othering. The Routledge handbook of language and intercultural communication, 2, 181-194.

Grove, N. J., & Zwi, A. B. (2006). Our health and theirs: forced migration, othering, and public health. Social science & medicine, 62(8), 1931-1942.

Jensen, S. (2011). Othering, identity formation and agency. Qualitative Studies, 2(2), 63-78.

Riggins, S. H. (Ed.). (1997). Communication and human values, Vol. 24. The language and politics of exclusion: Others in discourse. Thousand Oaks, CA, US: Sage Publications, Inc.

Van Houtum, H., & Van Naerssen, T. (2002). Bordering, ordering and othering. Tijdschrift voor economische en sociale geografie, 93(2), 125-136.