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At the Table with Dr. King

Event Details:

Thursday, October 29, 2020
12:00pm - 1:30pm PDT

WebinarJam (Online)

On Thursday, October 29 from 12:00 - 1:30 PM, the Martin Luther King, Jr., Research and Education Institute will screen At the Table with Dr. King for the Stanford community, in partnership with the Office for Religious & Spiritual Life (ORSL) and African and African American Studies (AAAS). Produced by the Mizel Museum, it is a one-hour dramatic presentation that uses live music, spoken word, and historical footage to bring to life a moment of crisis that King faced during the Montgomery Bus Boycott: 

I said, "Lord, I’m down here trying to do what’s right. I think I’m right; I think the cause that we represent is right. But Lord, I must confess that I’m weak now; I’m faltering; I’m losing my courage. And I can’t let the people see me like this because if they see me weak and losing my courage, they will begin to get weak..." 

And it seemed at that moment that I could hear an inner voice saying to me, "Martin Luther, stand up for righteousness, stand up for justice, stand up for truth. And lo I will be with you, even until the end of the world."

Join the screening and follow-up discussion with the Director of the King Institute, Dr. Clayborne Carson, through the following link and password: 

password: MMATTStanford2020

For more information on the program, you may visit the Mizel Museum page.

Event Sponsor: 
African & African American Studies, Office for Religious & Spiritual Life, Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute

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