MLK Symposium Keynote Speaker: Dr. Shakti Butler

January 22, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Dr. Shakti Butler, Film Director

Dr. Shakti Butler, film director with World Trust Educational Services, will be speaking on "Irresistible Justice" as part of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium. Dr. Butler is the founder and president of World Trust Educational Services. She has produced four documentaries which have become the core of the World Trust's teachings. Dr. Butler's "work incorporates whole-body learning through stories, art, movement and dialogue."

This is the first visit Dr. Butler will make to Amherst College. The second will include a showing of "Healing Justice: Cultivating a World of Belonging" along with workshops for faculty, staff and students. The event is free and open to the public.

Additional Info

World Trust Website

Contact Info

Heather Ruggeri
(413) 542-5822
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