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Linguistic Bias

Adults

2023-10-10 19:00:00 2023-10-10 20:00:00 America/New_York Linguistic Bias How are language use and bias connected? Find out how bias in language might influence your perceptions. Virtual - Bedford Branch Zoom 1

Tuesday, October 10
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-10-10 19:00:00 2023-10-10 20:00:00 America/New_York Linguistic Bias How are language use and bias connected? Find out how bias in language might influence your perceptions. Virtual - Bedford Branch Zoom 1

Virtual

Bedford Branch Zoom 1

How are language use and bias connected? Find out how bias in language might influence your perceptions.

Join linguist, Cindy Mercer, of Marymount Manhattan College as we explore the ways that linguistic bias can play a role in spreading and maintaining stereotypes.  Bias toward different dialects or accents can can create damaging attitudes that effect education, employment, housing, and the criminal justice system.  

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Virtual


Hours
Mon, Jun 17 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Tue, Jun 18 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Wed, Jun 19 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Thu, Jun 20 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Fri, Jun 21 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Sat, Jun 22 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Sun, Jun 23 12:00AM to 11:45PM

Upcoming events

Tue, Jun 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Adult Programming Zoom 2
06/18 Whalefall; 07/16 Catcher in the Rye ; 08/20 Tuck Everlasting

Tue, Jun 18, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 2
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Wed, Jun 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Mayfield Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually.

Wed, Jun 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Gates Mills Branch zoom 1
June 19 book: The Berry Pickers; July 17 book: Counterfeit; Aug. 21 book: How Lucky.

Thu, Jun 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Canva makes graphic design easy. Learn to create social media content, flyers and infographics with this free and intuitive website. 

Thu, Jun 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held on Zoom.

Mon, Jun 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and fingerplays.

Mon, Jun 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Garfield Heights Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Mon, Jun 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
You plan to go to college, but don’t know what to major in? Come to this workshop to seek different career & life interest options as you search for the right major.

Tue, Jun 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
This orientation will be held virtually on ZOOM

Tue, Jun 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adult Programming Zoom 2
Pop some popcorn and join us for a virtual film discussion!

Tue, Jun 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Brookpark Branch Zoom 1
A book discussion for adults who love to read romance novels.

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Brookpark Branch Zoom 1
June: The Terraformers by Annalee Newitz // July: The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon // August: This is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Chagrin Falls Branch Zoom 1
Zita Farrell will lead sessions suitable for beginning and experienced meditators alike.

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Orange Branch Zoom 1
Join us for an exciting workshop on how to use AI in your business, led by Stacey Banks Houston with RSVP Consultants.

Thu, Jun 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Parma Heights Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Mon, Jul 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and fingerplays.

Mon, Jul 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn how to use tools available in Excel to visualize your spreadsheet data. We’ll discuss how to insert and format charts and quickly highlight trends using conditional formatting rules.

Tue, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Parma-Powers Branch Zoom 2
Join us for a presentation to help demystify the world of Medicare. This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Wed, Jul 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Warrenville Heights Branch Zoom 1
This orientation will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Mon, Jul 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Bay Village Branch Zoom 1
This orientation will be held virtually on Zoom.

Mon, Jul 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and fingerplays.

Mon, Jul 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn how to enter, modify and organize data using Google’s free web-based spreadsheet application.

Mon, Jul 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Parma-Snow Branch Zoom 1
Enjoy a virtual presentation by the Cleveland Museum of Art exploring this current exhibition that features rarely seen artworks related to book illustration.

Tue, Jul 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom

Fri, Jul 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Warrenville Heights Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Sat, Jul 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually on ZOOM

Mon, Jul 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and fingerplays.

Mon, Jul 15, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Fairview Park Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Chagrin Falls Branch Zoom 2
06/18 Whalefall; 07/16 Catcher in the Rye ; 08/20 Tuck Everlasting

Tue, Jul 16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Looking for a new job and not sure where to start? Then this program may be for you!

Tue, Jul 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 1
With Stacey Banks Houston from RSVP Consultants.

Wed, Jul 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually.

Wed, Jul 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Gates Mills Branch zoom 1
June 19 book: The Berry Pickers; July 17 book: Counterfeit; Aug. 21 book: How Lucky.

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.