Please join us Thursday Oct. 13 at 7 p.m. at the Bohm Theatre for the 23rd Annual Marilyn Crandall Schleg Memorial Lecture, organized by the Albion College Archives and partially sponsored by Albion’s Big Read. Dr. David Pilgrim will present, “Using Objects of Intolerance to Teach Tolerance and Promote Social Justice: Lessons from the Jim Crow Museum.”
Dr. Pilgrim is best known as the founder and director of the Jim Crow Museum, a 20,000 piece collection of racist artifacts at Ferris State University. He is a prolific public speaker and one of this country’s leading experts on diversity, equity and race relations issues. Dr. Pilgrim will share lessons learned at the Jim Crow Museum about race relations and social justice. We hope to see you there!