Civil Rights Activism of MLK, Jr. and Leonard Bernstein

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the U.S. Embassy hosted a World Café event for 30 students from various schools in Berlin and Brandenburg to explore “Civil Rights Activism of MLK, Jr. and Leonard Bernstein.” The students discussed the topic with Jamie Bernstein accomplished narrator, writer and broadcaster and daughter of Leonard Bernstein; Kimberly Marteau Emerson, member of the International Board of Directors of Human Rights Watch, and Craig Urquhart, accomplished musician, former assistant to Leonard Bernstein and Senior Consultant Press and Promotion The Leonard Bernstein Office.