Brazos Bookstore presents DeRay Mckesson: On the Other Side of Freedom

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DeRay Mckesson
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DeRay Mckesson, the internationally recognized civil rights leader and host of the podcast Pod Save the People, comes to Houston for a timely conversation on culture, social justice, and politics. Drawing from his own experiences as an organizer, educator, and public official, DeRay will explore the issues of the day and discuss the subtle structures and inherent biases that impact our communities.

The conversation will also examine the core themes of DeRay’s first book, On the Other Side of Freedom: The Case for Hope, a meditation on resistance, justice, and freedom, and an intimate portrait of the Black Lives Matter movement from the front lines. DeRay will be joined by special guests in each market for a live, no-holds-barred conversation about inclusion, community, and progress designed to empower a new generation of leaders.

Each ticket option comes with a hardcover copy of On the Other Side of Freedom.

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The Ballroom at Bayou Place
500 Texas Ave.
Houston, TX

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