Yearlings Club Series 2019

yearbook with notable people

Black History Month Program

Civil Rights Martyrs – The Search for Justice

Sunday, February 10, 2019
3:30p.m. Registration and Reception,
4:00-6:00p.m. - Program
The Yearlings Club, 4309 W. Broadway, Louisville, Kentucky 40211

PANEL: Bennie Ivory, Writer and retired Courier Journal Editor; Honorable Tom Wine, Jefferson County Commonwealth Attorney; Lt. Emily McKinley, LMPD Homicide Unit.

MODERATOR: Dr. Siobhan Smith-Jones, Professor Uof L Communications Department

Join us as our presenters discuss the murder of one of the civil rights movement's most notable leaders, Medgar Evers, and the techniques used by law enforcement today to solve those crimes.

The Forum Series is sponsored by the UofL College of Arts and Sciences, Office of the Dean, Office for International, Diversity and Engagement Programs and The Yearlings Club, Inc. The partnership began in 2004 and is a university Signature Partnership Initiative.

Admission is free and open to the public. Light refreshments served. For additional information, please contact Clest Lanier (502) 852-3042 or

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