MLK Program Series @ HCC Library
On April 4th, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and killed while standing on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. This year marks the 50th anniversary of his assassination. Please join us for a series of events to mark the 50th anniversary of MLK's assassination:
April 4th @ 11-12:15
Viewing of the Citizen King Documentary
Introductions by Dr. Gaylord Saulsberry
April 11th @ 11:00 am
Viewing of the Road to Memphis Documentary FR 309
Introductions by Dr. Diane Beers
April 18th @ 11:00 am
Library, DON 303
Discussion on the Man, His Evolution and Legacy
Please join Drs. Diane Beers & Gaylord Saulsberry as they discuss the complexities of King, the COINTELPRO attacks on King, and the ways in which the attacks complicated the world's understanding of King within in a socio-political context.
Light refreshments will be served.