Headline, Byline, Exclusive: King’s Legacy Through Media

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Headline, Byline, Exclusive: King’s Legacy Through Media

Come to a welcoming reception and panel discussion exploring Dr. King’s legacy and relationship with the media.

In partnership with Morehouse College and the Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library, The Center is pleased to host a panel discussion regarding the newest collection of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Voice to the Voiceless Collection, Headline, Byline, Exclusive: King’s Legacy through Media. This exhibition explores Dr. King’s portrayal in magazine editorials, publication cover art, newspaper articles, and television during his lifetime. After a welcoming reception and a preview of the documents, Guests will hear from a panel of scholars as they explore the connection between King’s legacy and the media. Confirmed panelists include Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Hank Klibanoff and Former editor for the Atlanta Daily World, Alexis Scott.

National Center for Civil and Human Rights

100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States
June 19 2019


Date: June 19, 2019
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost: Free
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