About The Race Card Project, by Michele Norris

The Race Card Project encourages people to condense their observations and experiences about race into one sentence with just Six Words.

Since it began in 2010, the Project has received tens of thousands of Six Word stories from all over the world.  The Race Card Project has earned a deep well of trust on a thorny topic as evidenced by the candor and depth of the submissions. The Six Word essays featured on the website, theracecardproject.com, provide a window into America’s private conversations about race and cultural identity.  As such, the website has been used by schools, businesses, churches and even the military to foster a dialogue about race.

The Six Word stories are also featured regularly in reports by Michele Norris on NPR’s Morning Edition.

The Race Card Project team is consistently amazed by the candor and emotional depth of the submissions collected via the award winning website, www.theracecardproject.com.

For more information contact Melissa Bear


For more information contact Melissa Bear

The project team is working on something awesome with Michele Norris