street_talk (2007-02)

Executive Director of the Beck Cultural Exchange Center

Avon W. Rollins Sr.

What is the Beck Cultural Exchange Center?

Will you have any special exhibits for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday?

How did you first meet Dr. King?

There is a misconception that Dr. King and Malcolm X existed on polar opposites during the civil rights movement. Should Malcolm X be celebrated along with Dr. King?

Dr. King and his “I Have a Dream” speech have both become staples in history textbooks. Yet, do people know the real Dr. King?