Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Lecture
Date: January 20 2009 Location: Wood Hall, Room 7, Law School
Wood Hall, Room 7, Law School
Professor Gerald Torres of the University of Texas School of Law, one of the top civil rights scholars in the nation, will deliver a lecture to honor Dr. King. The lecture is titled “Transformative Thinking in the Domain of Civil Rights: President Obama and Extending the Vision of Dr. King.”
On the date of inauguration of the nation’s first African American President, Professor Torres will lead a celebration of the fruits of Dr. King’s work to advance civil rights.
The lecture will take place at Lewis & Clark Law School, Wood Hall Room 7. A reception will follow the event