From the Campbellsville University website:
Baptist Heritage Lecture Series – “African American Baptist Heritage”Thu, October 4, 2012 6:30 PM
Featured Speakers: Dr. Lawrence H. Williams, professor emeritus at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. Dr. Williams is a nationally recognized authority on the black church and the civil rights movement of the 1960’s, in which he participated and worked with many important leaders of the movement. He is the author of numerous monographs, articles and book chapters on the role of the black church in the civil right struggle. Dr. Williams holds a bachelor’s degree from Kentucky State University, the master of divinity degree from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and the master’s and doctoral degrees in American studies from the University of Iowa. Dr. Williams resides in Louisville, Kentucky; and Dr. Joe Early, Jr., assistant professor of religion in the School of Theology at Campbellsville University. Dr. Early holds a bachelor’s of science degree in political science from Cumberland College, a master of divinity degree from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a doctor of philosophy from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is the author of numerous books and articles. Dr. Early and his wife reside in Campbellsville, Kentucky.
6:30 P.M. ET – Louisville Education Center in Louisville, Kentucky