Dr. Virgil Wood, an Albemarle County, Virginia native will discuss his book In Love We Still Trust: Lessons We Learned from Martin Luther King, Jr., and Sr. and share his experience attending Hillsboro School in Crozet, Virginia and Albemarle Training School in Charlottesville, which set the foundation for and led him to a PhD in education for Harvard University and being the community organizer for Virginia for the historic 1963 March on Washington. During Dr. Wood’s presentation, Dr. Daniel Fairbanks, a professor of biology at Utah Valley University and sculptor, will sculpt in real-time an interpretation of Dr. Wood’s presentation. There will be a 30-minute talk and 30 minutes of Q&A.
In Love We Still Trust: Lessons We Learned from Martin Luther King, Jr., and Sr. is available for purchase from the UVA Bookstore.
Registration is required for this event.
Sponsored by the Division for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
Dr. Virgil Wood Bio
Dr. Daniel Fairbanks Bio