Swarthmore Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Commemoration 2021
Monday, January 18, 2021
Screening of John Lewis: Good Trouble
Time: All Day Screening you can access the film here
This film is an intimate account of legendary U.S. Representative John Lewis’ life, legacy and more than 60 years of extraordinary activism — from the bold teenager on the front lines of the Civil Rights movement to the legislative powerhouse he was throughout his career. This film is directed by Dawn Porter '88.
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Conversation with Dawn Porter '88 (Director of John Lewis: Good Trouble) and Dion Lewis (Director of Swarthmore Black Cultural Center)
Where: Zoom Conversation - https://swarthmore.zoom.us/j/85824407198
Time: 7:00 PM
This conversation will include the director’s motivations, historical context and a discussion on the determination and organizational skills of Civil Rights leaders that help to develop the framework of making this film.
January 22, 2021
Virtual MLK Collection
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM EDT
Campus wide virtual gathering that includes time for reflection on the work of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.