Maya Angelou, the first speaker in Butler University’s Celebration of Diversity Distinguished Lecture Series, will reprise that role at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, in Clowes Memorial Hall as part of the series’ 25th anniversary.
The event is free, but tickets are required. They will be available to the Butler community beginning at 10 a.m. Feb. 11 at the Clowes Hall box office, (317) 940-6444, and through Ticketmaster (fees apply).
Angelou, who inaugurated the diversity series in 1988, is one of the most renowned and influential voices of our time. Hailed as a global renaissance woman, she is a celebrated poet, memoirist, novelist, educator, dramatist, producer, actress, historian, filmmaker, and civil rights activist.