King in the Wilderness trailer from Philip Kunhardt


The Center for the Study of Transformative Lives at NYU is excited to present a special screening of King in the Wilderness, a new HBO film by Peter Kunhardt, centered on the last years of Martin Luther King Jr. This screening is in conjunction with a panel discussion featuring the film’s executive producer Trey Ellis, NYU Chief Diversity Officer Dr. Lisa Coleman, Pulitzer Prize winning historian David Levering Lewis, and distinguished others (to be announced!).

This event is presented as part of the new SKIRBALL TALKS series, and is co-sponsored by the NYU Office of Global Inclusion, Diversity, and Strategic Innovation, NYU Tisch, and NYU Steinhardt.

The event will be held on Monday, April 9th, 2018, at 6:30 pm at NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, 566 LaGuardia Place New York, NY 10012.

RSVPs to this event will become available starting Monday, March 5, 2018 HERE