Reading of "The Letter from Birmingham Jail" Event, a set on Flickr.
The Kirwan Institute on Race & Ethnicity sponsored the event “Letter from a Birmingham Jail”. It is a non-fiction film commemorating Martin Luther King, Jr.‘s famous “Letter from Birmingham Jail.” The film stars community leaders of Columbus, Ohio and educators and leaders OSU. The Letter from Birmingham Jail is an open letter written on April 16, 1963, by Martin Luther King, Jr. The letter defends the strategy of nonviolent resistance to racial discrimination, arguing that people have a moral responsibility to break unjust laws.