April 4, 2018- Rollins College- Writings on the Wall: An Evening with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Winter Park, Florida)

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 7:30pm Rollins College- Warden Arena at Alfond Sports Center 1000 Holt Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789 After 50 years as an athlete, activist, and author, Abdul-Jabbar offers his personal perspectives on political/racial issues facing America today. For your comfort and convenience, we are ticketing this special event. Tickets available at: http://bit.ly/2vT3kBn Questions? You may email the …


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March 25, 2018- University of Iowa- “From Kareem to Kaepernick: A History of Political Activism in Sports” (Iowa, IA)

Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 3pm-4pm (Doors open at 2:30pm) Hancher Auditorium 141 East Park Road, Iowa City, IA 52242 University Lecture Committee and Hancher Auditorium present: Cassandra S. Foens M.D. 10th Anniversary Lecture featuring… Kareem Abdul-Jabbar “From Kareem to Kaepernick: A History of Political Activism in Sports” Moderated by Dr. Melissa Shivers, Vice President for Student Life Sponsored by …


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March 21, 2018- Ann and Jerry Moss Theatre-LIVE TALKS Host’s An Evening with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Santa Monica, CA)

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 8pm Ann and Jerry Moss Theatre 3131 Olympic Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90404 An Evening with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar discussing his book, “Becoming Kareem: Growing Up On and Off the Court” Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the NBA’s all-time leading scorer and a Basketball Hall of Fame inductee. Since retiring, he has been an actor, a basketball coach, and …


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SOLD OUT-March 10, 2018 – 2018 Literary Lions Gala – Keynote Author & Book Signing ‘Coach Wooden and Me’ (Bellevue, WA)

Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 6pm Hyatt Regency Bellevue 900 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue WA, 98004 The KCLS Foundation’s annual fundraiser, in its 25th year, is the library event of the year. More than 700 community members join together to raise funds for programs and services at the King County Library System. Guests have the opportunity to have books signed by their favorite authors, shop at the …


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March 8, 2018- University of Arkansas-Abdul-Jabbar set to speak at UA (Fayetteville, AR)

Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 7pm University of Arkansas- Bud Walton Arena 1270Leroy Pond Dr, Fayetteville, AR 72701 FAYETTEVILLE — Basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will present a free public lecture on Thursday, March 8 at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville. The lecture is part of the University of Arkansas’ student-sponsored Distinguished Lecture Series. The event is open to the public and no …


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February 23, 2018- St. Phillip’s School & Community Center- 18th Annual Destiny Award Luncheon – SOLD OUT

Friday, February 23, 2018 at 10:30am-11:15am St. Phillip’s School & Community Center 1600 Pennsylvania Ave Dallas, TX 75215 The Destiny Award is an annual luncheon benefiting St. Philip’s School and Community Center. The Humanitarian Award recipient is given to a leader who has demonstrated exceptional work between diverse communities. Their work exemplifies the importance of embracing the belief in the …


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February 22, 2018- 2018 Writer’s Symposium By the Sea

February 22, 2018- 2018 Writer’s Symposium By the Sea Interview with celebrated author Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Dean Nelson in PLNU’s Brown Chapel. After a legendary basketball career, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has become a celebrated writer in many genres. His new book, Coach Wooden and Me: Our 50-Year Friendship On and Off the Court, reveals the depth of the relationship between player …


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