MLK Speaker: Kevin Powell
January 17, 2017 7:30 p.m.End:
January 17, 2017 8:30 p.m.Location: Pruis Hall
Kevin Powell is one of the most acclaimed political, cultural, literary and hip-hop voices in America today. Mr. Powell is the author of 12 books, including his newest title, The Education of Kevin Powell: A Boy's Journey into Manhood. It is a critically acclaimed and brutally honest memoir about his life, including his youth. His writings have appeared in CNN.com, Esquire, Ebony, The Huffington Post, The Washington Post, Rolling Stone, The Guardian, The Utne Reader, ESPN.com and Vibe, where he worked for many years as a senior writer, interviewing such diverse public figures as Tupac Shakur and General Colin Powell.