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Presidents Distinguished Speakers Series: Writer Leonard Pitts, Jr.

November 28, 2012
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Campus Recreation Center
  • Open to the Public

In his 36-year career, Leonard Pitts Jr. has been a columnist, a college professor, a radio producer and a lecturer. In 2004, he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for commentary. But he calls himself a writer, period. On November 28, Pitts will discuss the history – and the future – of race in America. Much of that awful racial history is misunderstood or distorted, and Pitts will define its significance in an America that is now undergoing profound demographic change.

Free and open to the public; no tickets required
Questions: (401) 254-3154

Note: Merit lottery point event for RWU students