Letter From Birmingham Jail: A Worldwide Celebration
In celebration and honor of the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "Letter From Birmingham Jail" locations worldwide read his letter.
Bixby Memorial Free Library (Vergennes, Vermont) participated in the reading of King's Letter. Pictured are the three readers: Steve Lowe, Dianne Lawson, Claire Lawson.
The Newaygo County People for Peace reading King's Letter in Michigan at the Fremont Area District Library.
Lioneld Jordan, Mayor of the City of Fayetteville, Arkansas and several city officials took part in reading Dr. King's "Letter From Birmingham Jail." Photo by Tom Clark.
West End Branch Library (Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System) participated in the reading of Dr. King's Letter. Storyteller, Akbar Imhotep shared stories all with messages about justice. "Akbar was able to translate the message of Dr. King’s letter so that all the children left with the message 'we can’t wait [for justice]!'” www.fotwel.org/...
Saint Peter's University (New Jersey) participated in reading King's Letter.
Cadillac Wexford Public Library (Michigan) participated in the reading of Dr. King's Letter. www.facebook.com/...
FHS senior Tyler Dunn served as one of the readers during Fayetteville Public Library's (Arkansas) reading of Dr. King's Letter.
First Presbyterian Church in Birmingham, Alabama read Dr. King's "Letter From Birmingham Jail."