Montana State University

MLK Lecture

carl mcnair gives 2014 MLK Day Lecture

 

Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture

January 20, 2015

7:00pm, Emerson Crawford Theater

Lecture by Robert Shetterly

Portrait artist, speaker, advocate for justice and equality, and author of the book "Americans Who Tell The Truth." 

 

Mr. Shetterly is an American artist best known for his portrait series, "Americans Who Tell the Truth," which celebrates citizens who courageously address issues of social, environmental, and economic fairness. In his lecture, Mr. Shetterly will share the portraits and the impacts of individuals who have fought for civil rights. In the story of his own journey to becoming a social justice activist, the audience will be inspired to consider how they too can take part in improving their communities and enriching the lives of others.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact the Diversity Awareness Office at 994-5801.

The 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Day events are sponsored by the Bozeman MLK Day Organizing Committee, Humanities Montana, affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, MSU Diversity Awareness Office, MSU Leadership Institute, MSU Office of the President, Bozeman High School, Headwaters Academy, Sacajawea Middle School, Chief Joseph Middle School, Anderson School, Congregation Beth Shalom Social Service Committee, Bozeman Public Library, Montana Human Rights Network, United Methodist Church Social Justice Committee, and the Magpie Guest House.