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Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr. (1982)




Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1982-04-01

Duration: 00:11:34

Subjects: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 | Louisiana Association of Educators


  • Sexton, Sharon Elizabeth Host
  • Alexander, Nathaniel Speaker


This segment from the April 1, 1982, episode of the series “Folks” features host Sharon Elizabeth Sexton presenting a remembrance of Martin Luther King, Jr. in honor of the fourteenth anniversary of his death. Nathaniel Alexander recites a speech given by King at the 1967 Louisiana Association of Educators (LAE) Convention in Alexandria, Louisiana, titled “Remaining Awake through a Great Revolution.”