Once again in 2006, Atlanta's metal sculpture depicting the inspirational silhouette of Martin Luther King Jr. will look out over the first event of Emory's King Week: a tree planting in the MLK Historic District. The 2006 celebration features a host of academic, service and social events all geared to celebrate and advance King's legacy. Jim Wallis, editor of Sojourners magazine, will deliver the week's keynote address, Jan. 17 in Glenn Auditorium, based on his most recent book, God's Politics: Why the Right Gets it Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It.
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Keynoter Jim Wallis to tackle 'God's Politics'
Jim Walllis, editor of Sojourners magazine, will headline Emory's King Week 2006, a weeklong celebration of the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr. Wallis will discuss his most recent book, God's Politics: Why the Right Gets it Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It.
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