Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Each year, Fairfield University hosts a series of events celebrating the life and achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The MLK, Jr. Convocation is an integral part of its annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Observance, which features a series of campus-wide events designed to invigorate the spirit and inspire all to continue on with the important work reflected in the words, writings, and actions of Dr. King."


The Library streaming film database, Kanopy, contains videos and historic recordings that relate to MLK and his legacy:

Let Freedom Ring

The March

King: Legacy of a Dream

King: A Filmed Record

In Remembrance of Martin

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Movement 1954-1985 (14 episodes)


February 1st begins Black History Month. Check out the Black History Month collection of films on Kanopy: https://fairfield.kanopystreaming.com/category/tags/african-american-history