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Martin Luther King, Jr. commemorative lecture series

Repository: Vanderbilt University. Special Collections and University Archives

Collection Description (CRHP): This lecture series began in 1985 and is intended to commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King. Audio cassette and VHS tapes are available for some of these events.

Collection URL: http://www.vanderbilt.edu/mlk/ External Link

Digital Status: No

Extent: 3 linear feet

Language: English

Related Archival Items: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Stokely Carmichael appeared at the Impact Symposium at Vanderbilt in 1967. Special Collections has the films of Carmichael and King, but these materials are unprocessed. The originals are 16mm film.

Interviewees: Andrew Young, Joseph E. Lowery, Julian Bond, Attallah Shabazz, Yolanda King, Henry Cisneros, Robert Maynard, William Gray III, Richard Arrington, Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole, Marian Wright Edelman, Cornel West, David Halberstam, Henry Foster, Jr., Rev. Joseph W. Walker, III, Rev. James L. Bevel, Morris Dees, Kathleen Neal Cleaver, Julian Bond, David Satcher, Cornel West, Juan Williams, Bishop Joseph W. Walker, Harry Belafonte, Charles McDew

Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights

Subjects:

African American political activists
African Americans--Civil rights
Collective memory
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968

Genres:

Lectures
Sound recordings
Videorecordings

 

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