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Michael Arceneaux's I Can't Date Jesus

Join author and writer, Michael Arceneaux in conversation with former NLF player and LGBTQIA+ activist, Wade Davis about race, sexuality, and the church. A book signing will follow the discussion.

Speaker Biographies

Michael Arceneaux
Michael Arceneaux is a Houston-bred, Howard University-educated writer currently living in Harlem. Covering issues related to culture, sexuality, religion, race, and Beyoncé, Michael has written for Complex, Essence, The Guardian, New York Magazine, the New York Times, The Root, and many other publications. Additionally, he has lent his commentary to such outlets as MSNBC, NPR, SiriusXM, VH1, and Viceland.

Wade Davis
Former NFL Player Wade Davis is a thought leader, public speaker, and consultant on gender, race, and orientation equality. Wade is the NFL’s first LGBT inclusion consultant and currently consults for numerous professional sports leagues on issues at the intersection sexism, racism and homophobia. Wade creates league-wide inclusive leadership strategies, leads inclusion-training sessions for coaches and players, and builds and launches national engagement initiatives.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Bookmarks 634 W. 4th St. #110, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27101

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Special Events


Academic Centers / Institutes, Anna Julia Cooper Center

Target Audience

Faculty, General Public, Staff, Students


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Rolisa Tutwyler

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