12th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture featuring Eddie Glaude Jr. Ph.D.

Wed Jan 12 2022 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM

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12th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture featuring Eddie Glaude Jr., Ph.D. 

Thursday, January 12, 2023
3–4:30 p.m. 

Exhibition Hall
Midtown Ballroom

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One of the nation’s most prominent scholars, Dr. Eddie Glaude, Jr. is an author, political commentator, public intellectual, and passionate educator who examines the complex dynamics of the American experience. Glaude is the James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor and Chair of the Department of African American Studies at Princeton University. His writings, including Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American SoulIn a Shade of Blue: Pragmatism and the Politics of Black America, and his most recent, the New York Times bestseller, Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons for our Own, take a wide look at Black communities, the difficulties of race in the United States and the challenges we face as a democracy.

Glaude frequently appears in the media as a columnist for TIME Magazine and as an MSNBC contributor on programs like Morning Joe and Deadline Whitehouse with Nicolle Wallace. He regularly appears on Meet the Press on Sundays, and also hosts Princeton’s AAS podcast, a conversation around the field of African American Studies and the Black experience in the 21st century. 

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