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Posted October 8, 2019

Identifying Barriers to Inclusion

Cal State East Bay to host hip-hop artist and disability activist Keith Jones

Hip-hop artist and disability activist Keith Jones will be at Cal State East Bay Oct. 10.
Courtesy of Keith Jones

Hip-hop artist and disability activist Keith Jones will lead a community discussion at Cal State East Bay Oct. 10 as part of the university’s monthly Cultural Awareness programming. 

Jones is the president and CEO of SoulTouchin’ Experiences which aims to bring perspective to the issues of access inclusion and empowerment. He is also active in multicultural and cross-disability education, working to “provide services and information to people with disabilities.” 

His topics of discussion range from education and employment to public policy and inclusion. At the Cal State East Bay event, Jones will lead a community dialogue highlighting societal barriers to inclusion. 

October’s discussion and event with Keith Jones will take place from 12:15-1:15 p.m. in UU-311.