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Award-winning Drama Celebrates Black History Month
For release: Feb. 13, 2001
For more information, contact Gabrielle Maxey

The Meeting, a powerful drama about the lives and philosophies of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X, will be presented at The University of Memphis as part of the University's Black History Month celebration. The performance will be Wednesday, Feb. 21, at 7 p.m. in The University Center Ballroom.

The Meeting is a fictional account of what might have happened if a meeting of the two civil rights leaders had taken place. Written by Jeff Stetson, the play received a Louis B. Mayer Award and eight NAACP Theatre Awards in 1987.

The performance is free. For more information, call 678-2054.


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