Free

WFAE's Charlotte Talks: A Public Conversation on Unrest in the Queen City,...

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

McGlohon Theatre at Spirit Square

345 N College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Charlotte, NC 28202

View Map

Friends Who Are Going
Event description

Description

On the one year anniversary of the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott, WFAE's acclaimed program Charlotte Talks will host a Public Conversation to discuss what has changed, what hasn't, and what work has been done. Host Mike Collins and his guests will address this through three topics: policing, activism and economic opportunity.

Confirmed Panelists (subject to change):
+ Robert Dawkins, State organizer for SAFE Coalition NC
+ Vicki Foster, Assistant Chief, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department
+ Patrick Graham, President & CEO of Charlotte Works
+ Greg Jackson, Activist, Founder of Heal Charlotte
+ Patrick Mumford, Director for economic development for the City of Charlotte
+ Brenda Tindal, Staff historian at Levine Museum of the New South
+ Nicholas Wharton, Chief programs & partnership officer at Urban League of Central Carolinas
+ Ash Williams, Community organizer with Charlotte Uprising

This event, which is FREE and open to the public, will be broadcast LIVE on WFAE 90.7 followed by special re-airings the following day at 9 a.m. and 9 p.m.

UNC-TV will record the program for future broadcast on its North Carolina channel.

EVENT DETAILS:
WFAE's Charlotte Talks Presents: A Public Conversation on Unrest in the Queen City, One Year Later
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
McGlohon Theatre
130 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

EVENT AGENDA:
Doors Open - 6:30 pm
Guests in Seats - 6:45 pm
Broadcast/Event Begins - 7:00 pm

Support for this Public Conversation comes from WFAE Members.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

McGlohon Theatre at Spirit Square

345 N College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Charlotte, NC 28202

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved