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King and Africa Opening Reception With Panel Discussion

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The Center for Civil and Human Rights opens¬†its newest collection in the Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection: “King and Africa: Connecting Continents”¬†with a reception and conversation. “King and Africa” sheds light on Dr. King’s influence in continental Africa.

After the reception, hear how Dr. King’s philosophy in non-violence and civil rights still impacts communities across the globe today. Panelists include:

  • Dr. Kali-Ahset Amen, Assistant Director of the James Weldon Johnson Institute at Emory University
  • Derreck Kayongo, CEO for The National Center for Civil and Human Rights
  • Dr. Samuel Livingston, Associate Professor and Director of African American Studies Program at Morehouse College.


May 12, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States
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