Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
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Thursday, January 17, 2019
Lake Worth Campus | Duncan Theatre
Keynote Speaker: Tim Wise
Tim Wise is among the most prominent anti-racist writers and educators in the United States. Named one of "25 Visionaries Who are Changing Your World," by Utne Reader, Wise has spoken in all 50 states, on over 1000 college and high school campuses, and to community groups across the nation.
Wise is the author of seven books, including his latest, Under the Affluence: Shaming the Poor, Praising the Rich and Sacrificing the Future of America and his highly acclaimed memoir, White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son.
He is also the host of the acclaimed bi-weekly podcast, Speak Out with Tim Wise. He has appeared on hundreds of radio and television programs and is a regular contributor to discussions about race on CNN.