College of Arts & Letters Signature Lecture Series: Soledad O'Brien and Isabel Wilkerson
The MSU College of Arts and Letters presents Emmy Award-winning broadcast journalist and executive producer Soledad O'Brien; and Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist and author Isabel Wilkerson. The two women will speak in a joint public appearance in conversation with their audience members at the MSU Wharton Center for the Performing Arts, 7:30 p.m., Thursday, October 2, 2014. Following the joint appearance, Ms. Wilkerson will hold a book signing with Schuler's Books selling her books in the Wharton Center lobby. more information...
The MSU College of Arts & Letters Signature Lecture Series featuring Soledad O'Brien and Isabel Wilkerson is envisioned as a way to engage students, campus visitors, and local and global communities. It is also registered as an MSU Project 60/50 event. As with 60/50, the intent of this series is to link academic exploration and study, public commemoration, and remembrance, laced with a multitude of cultural expressions with leading authors, artists, filmmakers, and writers from across the world.
Tickets on Sale, Friday, August 1
Tickets are $20 (does not include a $3.50 processing fee) at the Wharton Center box office or online at www.whartoncenter.com
MSU faculty, students and staff can obtain two FREE tickets each with valid MSU ID at the Wharton box office beginning August 1.