International Day of Non-Violence: Reverend Dr. William J. Barber II

The Institute for Peace Studies at Hofstra University, on the occasion of the International Day of Non-Violence presents Reverend Dr. William J. Barber II.   He is the president and senior lecturer of Repairers of the Breach and co-chair of the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call For Moral Revival. The Poor People's Campaign renews Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s challenge to confront racism, militarism, and poverty. Barber served as president of the North Carolina NAACP, the largest state conference in the South, from 2006 to 2017, and currently sits on the national board of directors of the NAACP. He is the author of three books: Revive Us Again: Vision and Action in Moral OrganizingThe Third Reconstruction: Moral Mondays, Fusion Politics, and the Rise of a New Justice Movement; and Forward Together: A Moral Message for the Nation.

In collaboration with the Hofstra Cultural CenterCenter for “Race,” Culture and Social Justice and the Hofstra NAACP Chapter.

Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Location: Toni and Martin Sosnoff Theater, John Cranford Adams Playhouse

Free and open to the public.

For more information, please contact the Hofstra Cultural Center at 516-463-5669 or visit hofstra.edu/culture.

This event is free, but advance registration is required. Please RSVP using the RSVP for this Event link.

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Tuesday, October 02, 2018

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Sosnoff Theater at John Cranford Adams Playhouse
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Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
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