Tucson Concert Celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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    When:
    January 15, 2017 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
    2017-01-15T15:00:00-07:00
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    Where:
    UA Centennial Hall
    Centennial Hall
    1020 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85719
    USA
    Cost:
    Free
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    “Injustice Anywhere is a Threat to Justice Everywhere”
                                                                                                   

    Martin Luther King

     

    TUCSON CELEBRATES DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.
    Sunday, January 15, 2017 3:00pm at Centennial Hall
    FREE and OPEN TO ALL!
    Celebrate Dr. King and his work towards social justice with a free concert organized by UA Presents at Centennial Hall. The stirring program will feature artists  from the  UA School of Theatre, UA Poetry Center, an MLK Choir arranged by Southwest Soul Circuit and a special opening performance from the children of Ocotillo Early Learning Center.
    The Tucson MLK Celebration Organizing Committee:    Isoken Adobo,  Kevin Byrne, Dr. Jerome Dotson, Candace Feldman, Kevin and Tanishia Hamilton, 
    Tadj Hodges, Alexie Marquez, Teri McGill, Staci Santa, Anita Smith‐Eldridge and Barbea Williams.
     
    Candace L Feldman
    Director of Programming, UA Presents
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    Carolyn Classen
    Carolyn Sugiyama Classen, a life long Democrat, was born & raised in the State of Hawaii, was a Legislative Aide for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye on Capitol Hill, and practiced law for a while. In Tucson she worked as a tribal staff attorney for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and later was the Interim Executive Director of the now defunct Domestic Violence Commission. In 2008 she became a “My Tucson” guest columnist for the Tucson Citizen newspaper, then continued blogging for Tucsoncitizen.com for over four and a half years. Her blogsite was entitled “Carolyn’s Community” about community events and some political news, until Gannett Publishing shut down the site on January 31, 2014. She started with Blog for Arizona on Feb. 11, 2014. Part time she has been sitting as a Hearing Officer in Pima County Consolidated Justice Courts Small Claims Division since April, 2005. She is married to University of Arizona Distinguished Professor Albrecht Classen, a native of Germany. They have one son, who lives in Seattle, WA with his wife and daughter. She is also the Editor of the Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition website, www.southernazjapan.org (since Jan. 2013).

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