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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday Celebration

Gross, Stephanie
Format
Online; Still Image
Type
Color Photographs
Date Created
2000-01-22
Description
Looking to the Future Through the Eyes of a Dreamer: program in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday. The program included a welcome from Jill Ford, CLAS IV; singing of the Negro National Anthem; poetry presentation by Hilda Ward, Student Health; Youth Alive Children's Choir directed by Christian Johnson; readings by Ryan Colemna-Ferebee, CLAS IV; Shakeya Currie, CLAS III; and Joseph Jackson, CLAS IV; a performance by Black Voices; introduction of speaker by Aisha Langford, CLAS IV; Keynote Address by Derrick Bell, New York University Law School; and closing remarks by M. Rick Turner, Dean, Office of African-American Affairs. The events took place in Old Cabell Hall auditorium.
Collection
University of Virginia Visual History Collection
Location
Media Relations, University of Virginia Office of Public Affairs, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
prints11468
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