Upcoming Events

The public is invited to a special lecture  ...

Martin Luther King, Jr.: The Inner Life and Global Vision

Featuring ...

Dr. Clayborne Carson, Centennial Professor of History, Stanford University
Ronnie Lott Founding Director of the Martin Luther King, Jr., Research and Education Institute

Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018
7:30-9 p.m., Canyon Commons Dining Hall

Clayborne CarsonDr. Clayborne Carson is an Organization of American Historians Distinguished Lecturer who has devoted most of his professional life to the study of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the movements King inspired. Carson’s scholarly publications have focused on African-American protest movements and political thought of the period after World War II.

In 1985, the late Coretta Scott King invited Carson to edit and publish the papers of Martin Luther King, Jr. Under Carson’s direction, the King Papers Project has produced seven volumes of The Papers of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Refreshments will be provided by the Center for Peace and Justice.

This event is hosted by George Fox University's Center for Peace and Justice and the Department of History, Sociology, and Politics.

Students:  Elective chapel credit is available for attendance.  To earn credit... Attend and complete the elective chapel credit form, on myGFU, within 48 hours of the event's completion.