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The Courage to Show Up: A Conversation with Brené Brown & DeRay McKesson

  • The Riverside Church 490 Riverside Drive New York, NY, 10027 United States (map)

What can a research professor and a Black Lives Matter activist teach us about how to have hard conversations? What does talking about courage, shame, and vulnerability have to do with race and privilege? 

Following their viral twitter exchange, bestselling author Brené Brown and community activist DeRay McKesson come together for a live conversation on how we summon the courage to show up for those moments that can make a real difference in our lives and our world.

General Admission: $20
Student/Activist rate: $10 

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