above: Dr. Tatum last spoke at Gordon in 2010 as part of the centennial celebrations
Dr. Tatum is a psychologist, scholar and researcher who served as president of Spelman College for thirteen years. She has met with Gordon students, faculty and parents several times over the past twenty years, and spoke at Gordon as part of the school’s centennial celebrations in 2010. An updated twentieth-anniversary edition of her classic 1997 book “Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?” And Other Conversations About Race is being published in September.
She will be presenting Thursday, November 9th, at 6:30pm.
This event is free and open to the public.