MLK Day Challenge

Wednesday, January 13 to Friday, January 29 Join MSUM students in celebrating and educating themselves about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and other civil rights leaders with the MLK Day Challenge. The challenge will explore lesser-known bits of Dr. King’s work and take a look at the contributions of Black women in the civil rights movement. We will be doing […]

Play by Katori Hall imagines Martin Luther King’s last night

L.A. Theatre Works’ national touring production takes MSUM stage In 2018, America and the world mark the 50th anniversary of the death of Martin Luther King Jr., even as the struggle to resolve racial tension remains a challenge for communities everywhere. Beginning January 12, L.A. Theatre Works commemorates the anniversary with a touring production of the internationally acclaimed play, The […]

MSUM professor in Memphis on day King was assassinated

Daughter of Deep South came of age during turbulent era for US By: Helmut Schmidt, INFORUM MOORHEAD – Camilla Wilson remembers the day Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated. She happened to be in Memphis, Tenn., on April 4, 1968, picking up photography supplies for a newsletter she was working on for a literacy program. That evening, King was felled […]