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Inclusion and Multicultural Engagement

Chamberlin Lecture with Charlayne Hunter-Gault

Date: 7:00pm - 9:00pm PDT January 29 PST Location: Agnes Flanagan Chapel

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Agnes Flanagan Chapel

Charlayne Hunter-Gault, journalist, renowned national correspondent, news anchor, and activist will share her personal and professional journey as a civil rights and social justice advocate over the last five decades. Charlayne Hunter-Gault, author of To the Mountaintop: My Journey Through the Civil Rights Movement, challenged segregation laws in 1961 and became one of the first two black students - and the first black woman - to enroll at the University of Georgia. Hunter-Gault began her journalism career as the first black woman writer for The New Yorker magazine in the mid-1960s. From there, she went on to serve as the Harlem bureau chief for The New York Times, national correspondent for The MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour, and a correspondent for CNN.

Sponsored by Lewis & Clark’s Chamberlin Lecture Series.

Please join us for an evening with Charlayne Hunter-Gault! Doors open to the Chapel at 6:30 PM with the program starting at 7:00 PM. Immediately following the lecture will be a book signing opportunity in the Gregg Pavilion. Copies of To the Mountaintop will be available for purchase!

 

Charlayne Hunter-Gault kicks off Lewis & Clark’s Black History Month celebration. Click here for a full description of events.

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jchi@lclark.edu
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