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Keynote Speaker Franchesca Ramsey - Seeing Color: Exploring Whiteness in a Racialized World

Franchesca Ramsey is an actress, writer and video blogger based out of New York City. With over 200k subscribers on her two YouTube channels, she produces original videos which include song parodies, impersonations and original characters along with socially conscious and topical comedy sketches. In 2012 her viral video "Sh*t White Girls Say... to Black Girls" was viewed over 5 millions times in just 5 days, garnering coverage on MSNBC, ABC, Ebony Magazine, The Daily Mail and the Anderson Cooper talk show to name a few. Most recently she was a writer and contributor for the Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore on Comedy Central. Today she's the host and head writer for the award winning web series, "MTV Decoded." 

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Curry Student Center, Ballroom
346 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA, Boston

Event Type



CSSH, College of Social Sciences and Humanities, Master Calendar



Sponsoring Organization

Social Justice Resource Center, Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

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Kirsten Rodine Hardy

Kirsten Rodine Hardy 9/25/2017

Chescaleigh is AWESOME! So glad she's coming to NU!