The King Center

Amanda Cooper
June 28, 2018 - 5:42 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — In the months leading up to the 2019 Super Bowl, some of Atlanta's bare walls will get a makeover. The city of Atlanta and the Super Bowl Host Committee have partnered with arts group WonderRoot to launch "Off the Wall." The project will create up to 30 murals focusing on Atlanta's...
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Sean Garvey
June 24, 2018 - 10:49 pm
The legacy of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lives on for many years to come. Please join us as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of The Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change (The King Center) this Tuesday, June 26th from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. The...
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Photo Cred: Lericia Harris
Lericia Harris
April 04, 2018 - 6:42 am
On April 4, 1968, a movement lost its patriarch when the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and killed on a hotel balcony in Memphis, Tennessee. Today many across the nation will commemorate the 50th anniversary of King’s death. WAOK will have special programming all day honoring the life and...
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Photo Credit: Jean Ross Entercom Radio Atlanta
March 29, 2018 - 6:08 pm
April 4th, 2018 will mark the 50th Anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and The King Center plans to lead the nation and the world in commemorating the anniversary. In a press release, Dr. Bernice A. King, CEO of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social...
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