Caprice Hollins on DEI After Five Podcast
In an episode of DEI After Five, host Sacha Thompson engages Dr. Caprice Hollins in a candid conversation about Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging (DEIB). Dr. Hollins, an expert in the field and author of Inside Out: The Equity Leader's Guide to Undoing Institutional Racism, and Sacha explore their personal journeys and the importance of self-awareness in DEIB work. They discuss their motivations and experiences with self-reflection, racial identity, and academic influences.
The conversation delves into the impact of racial dynamics, stages of identity development, and confronting internalized stereotypes. They stress the significance of cultural backgrounds in shaping perspectives and responses to DEIB issues. Dr. Hollins introduces her book's strategies for navigating DEIB work and fostering conversations about race.
In the final segment, they discuss self-care in the context of DEIB work, emphasizing the importance of breaks, support, and personal joy. Dr. Hollins advocates for self-care and introspection as tools for combating institutional racism, inspiring listeners to continue their journeys of self-discovery and growth.