2023 

Brookline Celebrates MLK Day 2023

Conflicting Voices of Liberty and Slavery

1765-1795

January 16, 2023

The 2023 program featured our keynote speaker, Pulitzer-prize winning historian Edward J. Larson, author of American Inheritance, Liberty and Slavery in the Birth of a Nation 1765-1795, poet, educator and performance artist Regie Gibson, Joyful Voices of Inspiration, the premiere gospel choir in Metro Boston led by energetic Music Director Donnell Patterson, and Brookline Poet Laureate Jennifer Barber.

2023 MLK Celebration Program


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If you have any questions about the MLK Celebration Committee or the 2023 MLK Day Celebration, please contact Caitlin Starr at [email protected] or at 617-730-2345

MAY 2023

King A Life Event 5.19.23 at 7 PM Brookline BooksmithJonathan Eig discusses King: A Life, with Randall Kennedy

The Brookline Booksmith, in partnership with the Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Committee  celebrated the release of King: A Life with author Jonathan Eig, in conversation with Professor Randall Kennedy at the Brookline Booksmith on Friday May 19th at 7PM.