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MLK in the Birmingham Jail

Luther Reads "Letter from a Birmingham Jail"

Join us! Africana Studies and the Diversity Center are sponsoring a public reading of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "Letter from a Birmingham Jail" on January 20th all throughout the Luther campus and within the Decorah community. Everyone is welcome to join as a reader! To sign up...

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Henry Richardson

International Legal Scholar Chosen as 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Speaker

Henry Richardson of Temple University Law School will deliver the 2014 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day talk on January 20, 2014 in Valders 206 at 7:00 pm. His address is entitled "From Birmingham's Jail to beyond the Riverside Church: Martin Luther King's Global Authority." Throughout the day, he will meet with students at select classes. To accompany the lecture, Luther students and Decorah community members will read "The Letter from a Birmingham Jail" at several places on campus and in town (to participate, please visit this website).

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Richard Mtisi

Richard Mtisi to present at Macalester College

Professor Richard Mtisi will present his paper, "'They promised that the fences would be torn down' Nationalist Politics and the Struggle over Natural Resources in Southeastern Zimbabwe, 1960s-1970s" at Macalester College Monday, December 2.

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