Anti-Racist Resources

We will be adding resources to our website to help you deal with issues of race and racism in the US today. Additional information will be provided throughout the summer.


Film Club

This summer, we have initiated a Film Club to discuss important films to pertaining to this issue. Contact Dr. Marnie K. Watson, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, at or Dr. Erin Kenny, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, if you would like more information.


Discussion Group

Dr. Marnie Watson ( and Dr. Erin Kenny ( will be hosting a discussion group about race issues this summer. Contact either one of them for more information. Here is link to the Facebook page for this resource:


Tough Talks

Tough Talks was initiated by Dr. Lyle Foster. The goal of Tough Talks is to provide an opportunity for students, faculty, and the community to share on sensitive topics such as race and inequality. It is currently being managed out of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion. Contact Ashley Raines, Executive Assistant IV, at or call 417-836-3736 if you would like more information about its schedule.