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A&L Series Presents Dr. Rich Benjamin- MLK Lecture
January 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm PST
Dr. Rich Benjamin Jan. 20, 2020, 7 p.m.Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts Main StageJoin us as our Artist & Lecture Series continues at the first event of the new year. We’re pleased to welcome Dr. Rich Benjamin, who will give a lecture on “King and The More Perfect Union” on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Tickets may be purchased for the lecture only or for a dinner and lecture combination.About Dr. Rich Benjamin Rich Benjamin sharply observes modern society and politics. His cultural and political analysis appear regularly in public debate, including in The New York Times, The Guardian, The New Yorker, The New York Times Sunday Book Review, NPR, PBS, MSNBC, and CNN. He is the author of Searching for Whitopia: An Improbable Journey to the Heart of White America. Rich was recently a Fellow in the literary arts at the Bellagio Center (Italia), Rockefeller Foundation. He sits on the Board of Trustees of the Authors Guild, the national union of writers that has been protecting authors’ rights and free speech since 1912.Thank you to the support of our generous sponsors who helped make this event possible: A&E Presenting Season Sponsor Columbia Bank Sponsored by Olympia Federal SavingsIn partnership with The Thurston Group of Washington State and The Learning Seed FoundationTICKETS ON SALE NOW!washingtoncenter.org/event/20-01-20-spscc-dr-rich-benjamin/https://www.facebook.com/events/428156274760300/