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Backs Against the Wall A documentary film of the life of Howard Thurman.

Dates & Time: 
Thu, Feb 28, 2019 - 07:30 pm

Backs Against the Wall (directed by Martin Doblmeier, Journey Films) explores the extraordinary life and legacy of Howard Thurman, one of the most important religious figures of the 20th century.

Born the grandson of slaves, Thurman became a “spiritual foundation” for the Civil Rights Movement, inspiring many of its leaders including Martin Luther King, Jr, Jesse Jackson and Congressman John Lewis. His book Jesus and the Disinherited is considered a spiritual classic. [Read more].

Date:

Thursday, February 28, 2019 from 7:30PM to 9:00PM

Location:

Bytwerk Video Theater, Devos Communication Center, Calvin College 

Grand Rapids, Michigan 

Location: 
Bytwerk Video Theater, Devos Communication Center, Calvin College  Grand Rapids, Michigan 

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