The lecture series will be held three Tuesdays in November - the 5th, 12th and 19th and will be a one hour event in the Michigan Room coinciding with the LCC 400 years celebration. Lecture will feature a different speaker each week.
Speaker is David Pilgrim, Curator, The Jim Crow Museum
Dr. David Pilgrim is a public speaker and one of this country's leading experts on issues relating to multiculturalism, diversity, and race relations. He is best known as the founder and curator of the Jim Crow Museum-a 12,000 piece collection of racist artifacts located at Ferris State University. The museum uses objects of intolerance to teach tolerance and promote social justice.
Pilgrim challenges audiences to think deeply about diversity and race relations with a goal to generate meaningful conversation, then go and do something positive.
11:30 a.m. - noon Registration and lunch
noon - 12:15 p.m. Introduction and short performance
12:15 - 12:45 p.m. Lecture and Presentation
12:45 - 1 p.m Question and Answer
1 p.m. Dismissal