Am I Overreacting? Dealing with Microaggressions in the Workplace

Presented as a part of the 10th National Conference of African American Librarians of 2017 in Atlanta, GA.


While most African-American library professionals are well-versed in how to confront overt instances of cultural insensitivity in the workplace, dealing with the microaggressions we experience presents a more complex challenge. This presentation will answer the question, how do we maintain our professional posture while successfully confronting microaggressions in the workplace?