Honoring Dr. King

Honoring Dr. King: The Enduring Relevance of “Letter from a Birmingham Jail”

Baltimore Jewish Council

Sunday, January 16 2022 1:00 PM - Sunday, January 16 2022 3:30 PM

<p>Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr&rsquo;s birthday at a dynamic, interactive exploration of the &ldquo;Letter from a Birmingham Jail.&rdquo; Students from the Baltimore School for the Arts will deliver portions of the Letter as dramatic readings. Then Pulitzer-prize winning author and King scholar Taylor Branch, grantmaker and pastor Tara Huffman, and community organizer Tre&rsquo; Murphy will discuss the relevance of the Letter today--including its religious and organizing implications. You&rsquo;ll be invited to share thoughts and feelings in break-out sessions with other attendees. The program will take place on Zoom. You will receive information on joining the program after registration.</p>