Daughter of MLK speaking at ETSU

Daughter of MLK speaking at ETSU

March 20th, 2017 by Associated Press in Breaking News

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — The daughter of the late civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Bernice A. King, is speaking at East Tennessee State University.

The university says King will appear at 7:30 p.m. Monday at Brooks Gymnasium as part of the Student Government Association's Civility Celebration.

King is chief executive officer of The King Center, founded by her mother, Coretta Scott King, in 1968, the year her father was assassinated in Memphis.

Tickets are $10 for the general public and free for students, faculty and staff with a valid ID. They are available at http://www.etsu.edu/sga-lectures.