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Dominican University MLK Lecture: Tim Wise
Dominican University will present a lecture on Tuesday, January 22, by prominent anti-racist writer and activist Tim Wise as part of a week of activities honoring the legacy and mission of Martin Luther King, Jr. Wise will speak at 6 p.m. in the Martin Recital Hall.
Wise, a vocal critic of white privilege and fervent supporter of affirmative action, is the author of five books, including White Like Me: Reflections on Race From a Privileged Son and, most recently, Colorblind: The Rise of Post-Racial Politics and the Retreat From Racial Equity.
He was included in 2010 as one of Utne Reader magazine's "25 Visionaries Who Are Changing Your World."
|Where||Dominican University 7900 Division St, River Forest, IL 60305 (Fine Arts Building, Martin Recital Hall)|
|Next on||This event is over.|
|Time||6:00 pm–8:00 pm|
|Who to bring||College Students, Everyone|
More About Dominican University
Situated within picturesque River Forest, Dominican University is a Roman Catholic university that boasts of "50 academic programs, nine pre-professional programs and four graduate schools in library and information science, business, education and social work." Classes are also offered at a dozen other locations outside of the River Forest campus. The school offers a rich campus life and a dozen intercollegiate sports teams.