Junius Williams to Lecture February 9th

Race and the Presidency: Donald Trump and New Lessons for the Academy

February 9, 2017
5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Chancellor’s Suite, University Center

Junius Williams is a nationally recognized attorney, musician, educator and independent thinker who has been at the forefront of the Civil Rights and Human Rights Movements in this country for decades. His life in the Movement in the South and the North has been chronicled in the Civil Rights History Project, a collaborative initiative of the Library of Congress and the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution.  His is one of eleven interviews shown nationally on C-SPAN.

His speeches have energized young and old alike in places like the Smithsonian Institute in Washington DC, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, in New York, Shiloh Baptist Church in Trenton, NJ, and colleges throughout the country.

There will be a book signing following the talk.

 

Sponsored by:
The Center for Faculty Development
The Anthony and Margaret Richards Endowed Lecture Series

 

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