King to be honored tonight with ‘Poetry and Music’

Christina Stavale

The Center of Pan-African Culture and the department of Pan-African studies will offer its annual program to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy tonight at 7:30 p.m.

This year, the program, “Collage: Poetry and Music,” will feature the Cavani String Quartet and poet Mwatabu Okantah, assistant professor in the Pan-African studies department. The concert collaborates classical music and modern poetry.

The concert is free of charge and open to the public. It will be held in the African Community Theatre on the 2nd floor of Oscar Ritchie Hall.

More information is available by calling the department of Pan-African studies at (330) 672-2300.

Contact news correspondent Christina Stavale at [email protected].