The St. Clair Drake Center for African and African American Studies
presents a lecture by Will P. Jones
Professor of History at the University of Wisconsin.
Monday, October 14
430 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago IL
Auditorium Building, 10th Floor-Murray-Green Library
Free and open to the public
For more information, contact: Professor Erik Gellman at email@example.com
Bennett Johnson-noted Chicago area activist, editor, businessman, and former
Roosevelt University student- will be honored for his role in organizing the Chicago contingent of the March on Washington.
Sponsored by the Murray-Green Library and the St. Clair Drake Center
with generous financial support from Robert and Rose Johnson
This is the first in a series of lectures, in this 150th anniversary year of the Emancipation Proclamation, to honor and reflect upon the themes of St. Clair Drake's 1963 lectures on the 100 year anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.