Illinois Wesleyan to address gender and social justice for MLK teach-in

BLOOMINGTON — “Gender and social justice” is this year’s theme for Illinois Wesleyan University’s annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Teach-In on Monday, Jan. 2, the university said in an announcement this week. IWU alum Charlene Carruthers will deliver the keynote. She is the founding national director of Black Youth Project 100 (BYP100) and the recipient of the Illinois Wesleyan University 2017 Outstanding Young Alumna Award. Her book, Unapologetic: A Black, Queer, and Feminist Mandate for Radical Movements, was released in August 2018.