Walter Earl Fluker of Morehouse College Presents Martin Luther King Jr., Lectures

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Monday, March 15, 2010

The Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School will sponsor the 2010 Martin Luther King Jr., Lecture Series on April 6-7.

The guest lecturer will be Walter Earl Fluker, Ph.D., executive director of the Leadership Center at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Ga., the Coca-Cola professor of leadership studies, and editor of the Howard Thurman Papers Project. He is an expert in the theory and practice of ethical leadership.

Fulker will present a lecture, "The Ground Has Shifted: Martin Luther King, Jr. in a Post-Racial? Post-American? World,” on April 6 from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. in Goodson Chapel, after preaching at the 11:25 a.m. worship service. On April 7, he will preach again at the 11:25 a.m. worship service and also participate in a luncheon discussion from 12:30 – 2 p.m. in the Alumni Memorial Common Room.

Each April since the early 1970s, the annual lecture series has featured national lecturers who address the issues of justice, peace, and liberation in relation to the black religious experience.

Registration for this year’s lecture series is $20 each, and the deadline is March 29.

For more information, call 919-660-3481 or email Marsá McNutt.

Register or view event details.