Conversations on Muhammad Ali Events Continue This Week!
In anticipation of the September 19 premiere of MUHAMMAD ALI, we’re pleased to share that the “Conversations on Muhammad Ali” series continues!
Thursday, September 9 at 7:00 PM ET • Conversations on Muhammad Ali “Ali, Race & Religion”
Explore the interwoven nature of race and religion in Muhammad Ali’s life and its impact on sports, society, and culture today. This event features a live discussion with filmmaker Ken Burns, Olympic medalist and change agent Ibtihaj Muhammad, ESPN/The Undefeated Senior Writer Justin Tinsley, and Sherman Jackson, King Faisal Chair of Islamic Thought and Culture at the University of Southern California.
Tuesday, September 14 at 7:00 PM ET • Conversations on Muhammad Ali “Ali, Activism & The Modern Athlete”
Examine the nature of the modern athlete and celebrity through the lens of Muhammad Ali and today’s biggest stars. What is an athlete’s responsibility today, and how do they leverage their unique platform for good? This event features a live discussion with filmmaker Ken Burns, New Orleans Saints player and NFL Players Coalition founder Malcolm Jenkins, ESPN/The Undefeated Vice President and Editor-in-Chief Raina Kelley, and other special guests.