Malcolm X’s World 50 Years Later Conference

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 1:00pm to Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 9:00pm

Lehigh University is excited to host a commemorative conference celebrating the life and contributions of Malcolm X fifty years after his assassination. "Malcolm X's World 50 Years Later: Race, Religion and Revolution Today," will include a variety of keynote speakers, panels, papers, and presentations around the social justice themes associated with Malcolm X's life's work.

Speakers include: Tariq Ali (New Left Review), Rosa Alicia Clemente (U-Mass-Amherst, 2008 VP Candidate, Green Party), Michael Eric Dyson (Georgetown), Pap Ndiaye (Sciences Po, Paris), Carolyn Rouse (Princeton), and Omid Safi (Duke).

The Conference seeks to illuminate scholarship, activism, and art that speak to the meaning of Malcolm X fifty years after his tragic death.

For more information and/or to register visit the website >