The Black Heritage Committee will sponsor its annual Martin Luther King Celebration on Wednesday, January 16, 2008 at 1 p.m. in Comer Hall Auditorium. The speaker will be Robert Robinson, who serves as Coordinator of Intercultural Student Affairs at UM.
Here are some links to a few other area events that will honor the life and legacy of Dr. King:
- Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Celebration Saturday, 1/19 at 6:30 pm - National Speaker Rev. Lennox Yearwood, founder of the Hop-Hop Caucus, a social action coalition, is joined by Alabama blues artist Willie King for Birmingham Peace Project's Annual Martin Luther King, Jr, Celebration
- Reflect & Rejoice: A Community Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Sunday, 1/20 at 3:00 pm - The Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Alabama Symphony Orchestra and the Alys Stephens Center unite to present a program of celebration
- Images of Martin Luther King, Jr.: From the Collection of Paul R. Jones On display through 2/24 - Birmingham Civil Rights Institutes' fourth exhibition from the collection of Bessemer, Alabama native Paul R. Jones. His collection of works by African American artists is the largest in the country