A Reading of the “Letter from Birmingham Jail” Coming Feb. 25

Central Ohio leaders read in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Letter from Birmingham Jail its entirety in this new documentary.(Photo: Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity)
Central Ohio leaders read in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Letter from Birmingham Jail its entirety in this new documentary.(Photo: Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity)

Dr. Martin Luther King’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” a thoughtful and provocative response to the white Southern clergy’s reluctance to actively support the civil rights movement, is read in its entirety by central Ohio educators, leaders and residents. This program was produced by The Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity at The Ohio State University.

Watch Tuesday, February 25 at 8 pm on WOSU TV.

Learn more at the The Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity website.

Comments
  • Don Davis

    “A Reading of ‘A Letter from the Birmingham Jail” was powerful and wonderful at once. I pulled up the letter and followed along. What an apt cast to read it!

    • Jamaal Bell

      Thank you very much!

      – from the Director, Jamaal Bell

  • Janet Raup Gross

    Excellent!

    • Jamaal Bell

      Thank you!

      – from the Director, Jamaal Bell