Civil Rights Veteran and MLK Scholar Share Perspectives on voting Rights in Black and White at USA
Hundreds attended a successful presentation on civil rights and social justice, “This Bright Light of Ours: Black and White Reflections on MLK,” which was held
recently at the University of South Alabama Health Sciences Building Auditorium. The event was free and open to the public. A reception and book signing was held.
The Mobile Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.’s Arts and Letters Committee served as one of the co-sponsors of this event.
The Southern Christian Leadership Conference, SCLC, and the Student Coordinating Committee, SNCC, Civil Rights Veteran Maria Gitin and distinguished Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholar Dr. Lewis V. Baldwin, Professor Emeritus at Vanderbilt University offered fresh perspectives on social justice as plans are underway to commemorate the 50th Anniversary
of the “Bloody Sunday” March.
The following are pictures of the event: