Mahatma Gandhi Peace Festival

Presents Daryl Davis

Friday March 22, 2013

Reception: 6:30 pm, Dinner 7:00 pm

Hamilton Convention Centre, 1 Summer Lane, Hamilton

Ticket Price: $50 each; $450 for a table of 10

Sponsors for the event include: Hamilton Community Foundation, India Canada Society of Hamilton, Black History Month Committee, Culture of Peace Hamilton

Living Gandhi and King Today

Daryl Davis is a dynamic speaker, internationally known musician, actor and author. He will share his experience in transcending racial and cultural barriers around the world and how he successfully applied this approach where it is needed now more than ever, right in his own country.

A number of Klan members, after coming to know this black man, voluntarily left the KKK, giving him their robes & hoods.

Daryl Davis provides a living example of how to engage with an adversary through non-violent dialogue as pioneered by Mahatma Gandhi and Rev. Martin Luther King.

Daryl Davis is the author of the book Klan-Destine Relationships

Mr. Davis will give a talk and will play the piano after the talk.

For Information and Tickets please contact: ahmed@mcmaster.ca or call Ashok Kumar 905-575-7795, Gary Warner 905-521-0017, or Khursheed Ahmed 905-979-9696

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