February 22, 2018

Heroes of a Different Hue: Black Athletes, Brave Activists, and Peaceful Protests
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Multicultural Center
Description: The purpose of this presentation is to examine African American athletes through the lens of heroism. This presentation will discuss how the Colin Kaepernick Controversy is a continuation of the tradition of the African American athlete as activists, leaders, and heroes.

*Sponsored by Dr. F. Erik Brooks*
Contact Information:
 Michael R Williams
 Phone: 3092982220
 Email: mr-williams2@wiu.edu
Source: Gwendolyn Brooks Cultural Center

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