Dr. Howard Thurman, Civil Rights Leader (1899–1981) Born in Daytona Beach, Florida in 1899, Howard Thurman was an author, philosopher, educator, and civil rights leader. In 1953, Life magazine called Thurman “one of the 12 greatest preachers of the twentieth century.” Preaching racial equality through non-violent change before Martin Luther King, Jr., Thurman was this country’s primary contact with Mahatma Gandhi for many years. FLOR500, Garden 348
Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Report Abuse   |   Sign In   |   Register
FLOR500: Garden 382
Share |

flor500 logo

 
 
 
 
 
Region 6Central East Florida
 
 

GARDEN 382

Dr. Howard Thurman, Civil Rights Leader

< previous | next > 

 

Dr. Howard Thurman, Civil Rights Leader

(18991981)

Born in Daytona Beach, Florida in 1899, Howard Thurman was an author, philosopher, educator, and civil rights leader. In 1953, Life magazine called Thurman "one of the 12 greatest preachers of the twentieth century.” Preaching racial equality through non-violent change before Martin Luther King, Jr., Thurman was this country’s primary contact with Mahatma Gandhi for many years.




 




FIU College of Architecture + The Arts


Xavier Cortada
Artist-in-Residence
Florida International University
College of Architecture + The Arts
420 Lincoln Road, Suite 430
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Xavier Cortada's participatory art practice is based at Florida International University.






FLOR500

 Reclamation Project






 NYFA sponsored-artist participatory eco-art projects

 

Native Flags   


 


  

 

 

 

 ©2008-2014 Xavier Cortada. All text content, videos, and images are the property of Xavier Cortada.

Any reproductions, revisions or modifications of this website without expressed consent of Xavier Cortada is prohibited by law.

facebook twiiter.com/xcortada