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I.D.E.A. (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Awareness) Book Club: Home

I.D.E.A. Book Club

The I.D.E.A. (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Awareness) Book Club is co-sponsored by the Clemson University Office of Inclusion and Equity, Clemson TIGERS Advance, and Clemson University Libraries to read and discuss books that expand our awareness of equity and diversity in the world around us.

The group will meet every other week starting on Wednesday, February 3, from 12:00 - 1:00 via Zoom to discuss a few chapters of the book Call My Name, Clemson: Documenting the Black Experience in an American University Community by Dr. Rhondda Robinson Thomas. Thanks to the generosity of Clemson TIGERS Advance and the Clemson University Office of Inclusion and Equity, we were able to offer a free copy of the book to the first 20 people to RSVP and commit to attending at least three of the five sessions. The book is available as an eBook through Clemson University Libraries here. You can also purchase a copy through IndieBound, Amazon, or the University of Iowa Press.

All free copies have been claimed! If you still want to participate in the discussion, email rennar@clemson.edu to receive an Outlook invitation with the Zoom information.

Do you have a title that you think would be a good fit for the book club? Suggest it here!

The Empowered University

Dates, Location, Chapters

Wednesday, February 3 (pages 1 - 77)
Wednesday, February 17 (pages 78 - 128)
Wednesday, March 3 (pages 129 - 176)
Wednesday, March 17 (pages 177 - 220)
Wednesday, March 31 (pages 221 - 256)

All events will take place via Zoom from 12:00pm - 1:00pm.

After RSVP-ing, you will receive a calendar invitation to the sessions.