NIOT Princeton

Category: Speech


Author Talk: Sharon Draper, October 24, 2017

As part of the Princeton & Slavery Project, Sharon Draper,  acclaimed author and educator, visits the library to talk about her historical novel for young adults, “Copper Sun.” The book tells the story of 15-year-old Amari whose happy life in…

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Princeton Prize in Race Relations: Symposium on Race, Saturday, April 29, 2017

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King’s challenge to the nation’s social scientists

In an address at the American Psychological Association’s Annual Convention in September 1967, explaining the role of the social sciences in the civil rights struggle, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. said “White America needs to understand that it is poisoned…

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Interfaith Worship for Dr. King

The Princeton Clergy Association (PCA) will host its annual Interfaith Service in honor of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, January 16 at 7 p.m. at Princeton United Methodist Church, located at the corner of Vandeventer Avenue…

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Khalil Gibran Muhammed “The Condemnation of Blackness”

In June, 2016, Not in Our Town, along with the Princeton Human Services Commission and the Princeton Public Library, co-sponsored a talk by Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammed, Professor of History, Race, and Public Policy at Harvard’s Kennedy School, then still…

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