DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER SERIES presents

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Basketball Superstar, Best-Selling Author

  • May. 08, 2018
  • 8:00 PM
  • Fred Kavli Theatre
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the NBA’s all-time leading scorer and a Basketball Hall of Fame inductee. Since retiring, he has been an actor, a basketball coach, and the author of several bestsellers. In 2012, he was selected as a U.S. Cultural Ambassador and in 2016 awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian award.  His latest memoir, Coach Wooden and Me chronicles his 50 years long friendship, both on and off the court with his UCLA coach and mentor John Wooden. Abdul-Jabbar is also a columnist for Time magazine, writing on a wide range of subjects including race, politics, age, and pop culture, and his essays and columns have also appeared in the Washington Post, in the Los Angeles Times and among other publications. 

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2017-2018 Distinguished Speaker Series:
Joe Biden - Mon, October 23, 2017
Bill Nye - Tue, November 28, 2017
Ted Koppel - Tue, January 23, 2018
Julia Gillard - Tue, February 20, 2018
Rick Steves - Tue, March 13, 2018
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar - May 8, 2018

PERFORMANCE DATES AND TIMES:

  • May. 08, 2018 at 8:00 PM

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