U-M Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium

Signature Event

Memorial Keynote Lecture

Monday January 15th, 2018

10am-11:30am (EST) (Doors open at 9:30am. Free and open to the public, not ticketed.)

Hill Auditorium

825 N. University Avenue, Ann Arbor MI, USA 48109

The University community welcomed Golden Globe nominee Issa Rae, writer, producer, and star of the hit HBO series Insecure, and Amy Goodman, award winning investigative journalist, author, syndicated columnist, and host of Democracy Now!, as speakers for the 2017  keynote memorial lecture. RECORDING OF FULL EVENT 


Please check back for the announcement of the 2018 Keynote Lecturer(s).

Learn how to support the U-M MLK Symposium and efforts to further action and social justice at the University of Michigan by contacting the coordinators at mlksymposiuminfo@umich.edu

Keynote Memorial Lecture information:

If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact the Office of Academic Multicultural Initiatives, 734-936-1055 or mlksymposiuminfo@umich.edu at least 7 days in advance of this event (by January 7th, 2018).  Please be aware that advance notice is necessary as some accommodations may require more time for the University to arrange.