Jonathan L. Walton, an acclaimed Harvard University author, social ethicist and religious scholar, will be keynote speaker on Monday, January 21, during Saint Michael’s College’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation Week.
Walton will spend the day at Saint Michael’s on Monday, speaking first during a faculty and staff convocation luncheon in the Dion Student Center at 11:45 p.m., and again at 4:30 p.m. as keynote speaker during the main MLK Convocation in the Chapel of Saint Michael the Archangel. His keynote address will be titled "No One is Free Until We Are All Free: The Centrality of Collective liberation for an Inclusive Vision of the World."
Other events during MLK Week include:
Tuesday, January 22 - Film showing of "The BlacKkKlansman" at the McCarthy Arts Center, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, January 23 - "Changes by and within the Judicial Branch of Government and Some Thoughts about Further Change" luncheon discussion at Dion Student Center, 11:45 a.m.
Thursday, January 24 - A Community Reflection Conversation at the Dion Student Center, 7 p.m.
Friday, January 25 - Poetry Slam at the McCarthy Arts Center, 6:30 p.m.
Click here for a full schedule of events for Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation Week.