Black History Month Keynote: Ericka Huggins
Date: 7:00pm PST February 14, 2012 Location: Council Chamber
“Personal Identity: Guided By a Great Feeling of Love.”
Ericka Huggins is a human rights activist, poet, professor, and former Black Panther leader and political prisoner. For the past 25 years, she has lectured throughout the United States, where her extraordinary life experiences have enabled her to speak personally and eloquently on issues relating to the physical and emotional well-being of women and children, youth, education, incarceration, and the role of the spiritual practice in sustaining activism and promoting change.