WNYC's 7th Annual Martin Luther King Day Celebration: "Malcolm, Martin, and Medgar: A Reunion"

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Here's a glimpse of our 7th annual Martin Luther King Day celebration!

New York Public Radio's Presdient, Laura Walker, begins the event with opening remarks.
Brenda Williams-Butts, Sr. Director of Community Engagement & Audience Development, thanks the crowd for supporting the station and attending the event.
Singer Marcelle Davies Lashley soul-stirring vocals keep captivates the audience.
(From left to right) Jamie Hector ( Malcom X) Charlie Hudson III (Medgar) J. Bernard Calloway (Martin).
Executive Director of the Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College (CUNY), Dr. Brenda Greene, and Founding Director of the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy at Tufts University, Jo
(Left to Right) Founding Director of the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy at Tufts University, Joseph Peniel, with hosts Farai Chideya and Brian Lehrer
Deputy Director of the German Historical Institute in Washington D.C., Dr. Britta Waldschmidt-Nelson, shares her insight based upon her research on American American Studies and Transatlantic Relation
Host Brian Lehrer
Former editor of Ebony magazine and playwright, A. Peter Bailey, and Director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Dr. Khalil Muhammad, on discuss education and other issues the play


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