9:42 a.m., Feb. 1, 2011----The University of Delaware's Center for Black Culture will present Cornel West at 6:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 21, in Mitchell Hall in celebration of Black History Month.
West, a philosopher, author, professor and activist, will speak on “Restoring Hope Through Living and Loving Out Loud.”
Tickets are on sale now at all UD box offices and Ticketmaster outlets. Tickets cost $8 for the general public, $5 for UD faculty and staff (limit two) and free for full-time UD students with valid identification (limit one).
For ticket information, call the UD box office at 302-831-4012.
West, the Class of 1943 Professor at Princeton University, is one of America's most provocative and admired public intellectuals.
He is the author of 19 books, including the best-seller Race Matters.
A limited number of pre-signed books will be available for purchase following the program.