2015 MLK Commemorative Celebration

Poet, educator and activist Dr. Sonia Sanchez will deliver the keynote address at the 2015 MLK celebration sponsored jointly by UNCG and NC A&T. This year’s celebration is titled “Arts and the Civil Rights Movement: An Evening with Sonia Sanchez”.

  • Sanchez will speak beginning at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 21, in Aycock Auditorium on the UNCG campus. Doors open at 6 p.m., and the event is free and open to the public.

  • A moderated Q&A session with Sanchez follows her speech at 8:15 p.m.

  • A meet and greet and book signing with Sanchez is scheduled for 8:30 p.m.

The celebration marks the third year of collaboration between UNCG and A&T for the King remembrance.