SATURDAY, AUG 19, 2017
As part of the National Civil Rights Museum yearlong MK50 commemoration, the annual Drop the Mic Poetry Slam will center around the theme "Where Do We Go from Here?" In his last years, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was focused on key social issues including poverty, justice, peace, decent housing, better jobs with higher wages and quality education — issues still being addressed today.
Aug. 19, 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Minglewood Hall, 1555 Madison Ave., Memphis, TN 38104