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The Dr. King Reader


Our lists include historical, commentary, and fictionalized selections, classic and current. Check your local library, Amazon, and ICRJ for copies. If you want to participate in an ICRJ Book Talk contact us.

Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community - Martin Luther King Jr.

Why We Can't Wait - Martin Luther King, Jr.

All Labor Has Dignity - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Thou, Dear God": Prayers That Open Hearts and Spirits - Martin Luther King, Jr.

A Gift of Love: Sermons from Strength to Love and Other Preachings - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"In a Single Garment of Destiny" : A Global Vision of Justice - Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Essential Martin Luther King, Jr.: "I Have a Dream and other Great Writings - Martin Luther King, Jr.

A Time to Break Silence: The Essential Works of Martin Luther King Jr. - Martin Luther King, Jr. 

The Radical King - Martin Luther King, Jr.

Noteworthy Companion Reading

Standing in the Need of Prayer: A Celebration of Black Prayer - The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

The Black Church: This is Our Story. This is Our Song - Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

The 1619 Project: a new origin story - Created by Nikole Hannah-Jones & the New York Times Magazine

The American Experiment: Dialogues on a Dream - David M. Rubenstein

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