MLK’s Letter From Birmingham Jail: Applications to Modern Day Activism - WATCH THE RECORDING


Join Dr. Hasan Jeffries, Associate Professor of History and Kirwan Institute Faculty Affiliate as we revisit and analyze Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s Letter From Birmingham Jail. Originally published in June of 1963, Dr. King’s words continue to be relevant amidst growing racial tensions in modern day America.


To prepare for the discussion, please read the full letter from Dr. Martin Luther King Dr. prior to the webinar.

The Letter from Birmingham Jail can be accessed here:

To watch the Kirwan Institute’s original film A Reading of the Letter from Birmingham Jail, visit: