Celebrate the dream, the purpose, the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
January 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST
Join us virtually for a presentation by Clint Smith, author of the New York Times best-selling book, “How the Word is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America.”
Wednesday, Jan. 26
Noon to 1 p.m.
Register for this event.
A Zoom link will be sent 24 hours in advance to all registered participants.
This event is sponsored by Student Life and the Illinois Community College Student Activities Association.
About Clint Smith
Clint Smith is a staff writer at The Atlantic. He is the author of the narrative nonfiction book, “How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning With the History of Slavery Across America,” which was a #1 New York Times bestseller and was selected by the New York Times Book Review as one of the 10 Best Books of 2021. He also is the author of the poetry collection “Counting Descent,” which won the 2017 Literary Award for Best Poetry Book from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association and was a finalist for an NAACP Image Award.