damali travels the country teaching groups how to implement these solutions. Her dynamic "You Can Fix Racism!" presentation uses art, photos, videos, and unforgettable stories to show the solutions in action.
About damali ayo damali has made one of our culture's toughest topics manageable and fun. Her first book How to Rent a Negro was acclaimed as "one of the most trenchant and amusing commentaries on contemporary race relations." It was granted a 2005 Honorable Mention in the Outstanding Book Awards from the Gustavus Meyers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights. Her second book Obamistan! Land without Racism: Your Guide to the New America debunked the myth of a post-race world. Her radio story "Living Flag: Panhandling for Reparations" won a Silver Reel Award from the National Federation of Community Broadcasters. damali's work "race tag" is featured in The American Anthropological Association's "Understanding Race" exhibition. She has a BA in American Civilization and Public Policy from Brown University and an MFA in visual art from Portland State Univeristy.
When you bring this presentation and damali's engaging personal expertise to your community you will start an exciting and ongoing dialogue.