This year's observance of MLK day will comprise a variety of events, including a keynote address by the Rev. William Barber II.
On Campus Events & Happenings
W&L's Chanoyu Tea Society will host their annual Martin Luther King, Jr. tea ceremony on Jan. 21
The title of Coleman's talk, which is free and open to the public, is “In Times Like These: Responsive and Responsible Leadership.”
The artist will give a public artist’s talk on Jan. 23 at 5:30 p.m. in Wilson Hall.
The performance will take place on Jan. 24 at 7:30 p.m. in the Keller Theatre on the Washington and Lee University campus.
Proceeds will support CKWL's Backpack Program, a hunger-fighting project that began in 2009.
In her speech, which is free and open to the public, Mourao will discuss the role news organizations play, not only in spinning news, but also in legitimizing topics and people.