Engaging the World
Leading the Conversation on Environmental Justice is a series of informed, sustained, and enriching dialogues looking at how environmental toxicity and risk disproportionately impact populations based on race, ethnicity, nationality, and social standing. Environmental Justice brings awareness to these disparities, fighting to ensure that every voice is heard, every challenge is addressed, and every community has a seat at the table for a greener future.
Leading the Conversation on the Significance of Race is a series of informed and enriching dialogues to help us better understand our world – how we got here, who we are, and where we are going as a society. This series engages in conversations with scholars, artists, filmmakers, and activists to investigate racial inequality, systemic racism, racial terrorism, and racial justice and reconciliation.
Produced in partnership with Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at Chapman University.
A multi-part series concerning the history and the lessons of civil rights violations or civil liberties injustices carried out against communities or populations—including civil rights violations or civil liberties injustices that are perpetrated on the basis of an individual’s race, national origin, immigration status, religion, gender, or sexual orientation.
This series was made possible with support from Chapman University, The California Civil Liberties Public Education Program, a state-funded grant project of the California State Library and from California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities, and more.
Creative and Cultural
An interdisciplinary podcast dedicated to creative collaboration and cultural innovation. Special live placemaking events featured visual, performing, and literary arts at the intersection of technology, science, history, and health. This series was developed to expand on The How, The Why, our weekly podcast documenting the creative process and the creative purpose.
This series was made possible with support from Community Engagement, Community Foundation of Orange, Ingram Micro, Jane Deming Fund, One LLP, Orange County Community Foundation, and more.
A World Without Books
Created to help writers connect with readers during the pandemic, this Micro-Podcast provides authors a platform to share stories about writing, discuss current projects, and consider life without books.
Without These Books, our thank-you-inspired Video/Podcast, was created to expand on this topic. Each episode celebrates authors, books, and characters that changed us as writers, readers, and as people. This series was made possible with support from the Orange County Community Foundation, and more.