Martin Luther King, Jr. Week Keynote: Theo E. J. WilsonDate: Time: 6:30 pm
Nebraska Union Room: Auditorium
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Contact: Charlie Foster, 402-472-5500
Theo E.J. Wilson is a founding member of the Denver Slam Nuba team, who won the National Poetry Slam in 2011. He is also known as a slam poet, Lucifury. He began his speaking career in the NAACP at the age of 15 and has always had a passion for social justice. He attended Florida A&M University where he obtained his B.A. in Theater Performance. After the incident at Charlottesville, his Ted Talk video about his infiltration of the Alt Right went viral. It detailed how the experience changed his perspective about civil discourse and empathy.
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