Lecture by Robert Shetterly. Mr. Shetterly is an American artist best known for his portrait series, "Americans Who Tell the Truth," which celebrates citizens who courageously address issues of social, environmental, and economic fairness. In his lecture, Mr. Shetterly will share the portraits and the impacts of individuals who have fought for civil rights. In the story of his own journey to becoming a social justice activist, the audience will be inspired to consider how they too can take part in improving their communities and enriching the lives of others.
This event is free and open to the public.
The 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Day events are sponsored by the Diversity Awareness Office, Leadership Institute, the Office of the President, Humanities Montana, Bozeman Public Library, Bozeman High School, Congregation Beth Shalom, Bozeman United Methodist Church, Montana Human Rights Network, Sacajawea Middle School, Chief Joseph Middle School, Headwaters Academy, and Anderson School.
Funded project of Humanities Montana. Humanities Montana is an independent nonprofit organization that provides grants and programs on history, literature, Native American cultures, and a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities..