16 november, Groningen: bijeenkomst “Zwarte Piet: is it time to grow up, The Netherlands?”

Zwarte Piet is racisme.
Zwarte Piet is racisme.

Op donderdag 16 november organiseert Progressive Groningen een bijeenkomst met twee lezingen rond Zwarte Piet.

Donderdag 16 november
Van 19:30 tot 21:30 uur
RUG Harmoniecomplex
Oude kijk in ’t Jatstraat 26

De uitnodiging is in het Engels: “An evening with two lectures about Zwarte Piet, followed by a discussion. Our speakers will be Jerry Afriyie of Stichting Nederland Wordt Beter and Marlies Hesselman, lecturer in International Law (University of Groningen). This way, several aspects of the discussion concerning Zwarte Piet will be treated. It is an open night, welcome to everyone and all opinions. There will be drinks and snacks, too. The evening will be held in the Marie Lokezaal in the Harmonie Building of the University of Groningen, which is next to the Weberfoyer and Exposition Room. See you all on Thursday and bring anyone who is interested!”

Eric Krebbers