Martin Luther King Jr. Day - 2018

January 15, 2018

MLK Poster 2018Voices in Action
Honoring Dr. King’s Legacy

  • 12:10 p.m. March begins at the Center of Southwest Studies
  • 12:30 p.m.  Rally in the Student Union foyer – How have Black voices impacted your life?
  • 1:25-2:20 and 2:30-3:25 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom – Social Justice Workshops
  • 6:00 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom – Dominique Christina - Hidden Histories and Art as Activism

Dominique Christina posterDominique Christina is an award-winning poet, author, educator and activist.  She is the 2014 and 2012 Women of the World Slam Champion and 2011 National Poetry Slam Champion.  Her work is greatly influenced by her family’s legacy in the Civil Rights Movement and includes The Bones, The Breaking, The Balm:  A Colored Girl’s Hymnal, They Are All Me, and This Is Woman’s Work.  She is also writer and actor for the HBO series High Maintenance.

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