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Readings of “Letter from Birmingham Jail” at Eastern State

January 15

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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until January 15, 2018

Free

Professional actors, youth readers, and community leaders read excerpts from King’s letter three times a day on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. An informal Q&A moderated by a civil rights scholar follows each reading, giving visitors an opportunity to respond to the letter’s relevance today. The readings are free and open to the public. No reservations required.

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Date:
January 15
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19130 United States
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