Rita Dove is reading this Friday, January 15th at Georgia Perimeter College in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Dove, who won a Pulitzer and has been a Poet Laureate for the United States, will be present at 7 PM at the Beulah Missionary Baptist Church on 2340 Clifton Springs Road in Decatur. HARMONY: Atlanta's International Youth Chorus will also perform.
On Friday, January 22nd, Kimberle Crenshaw will be speaking at 4 PM in the Cannon Chapel on Emory's campus as the keynote for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday observation. Professor Crenshaw is an internationally renowned scholar, a UCLA Law professor, and the African American Policy Forum's Executive Director.