In Their Footsteps: African-American Elected Officials and the Legacy of Carl and Louis Stokes

"Without their struggle, I wouldn't be here." Mayor Frank G. Jackson
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A Conversation

Join the City Club, the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage, Cuyahoga Community College, John Carroll University, and the Jewish Federation of Cleveland for the kickoff of a year-long celebration of Carl and Louis Stokes.


During this conversation, former Sound of Applause host Dee Perry and City of Cleveland Mayor Frank G. Jackson will explore our region’s race relations past, the work that lies ahead, and what it's like to walk in the footsteps of these legendary political change agents.


Register for this free event here.


Location:  Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Humanities Center

                Simon and Rose Mandel Theatre

                Cuyahoga Community College - Eastern Campus

                4250 Richmond Road

                Highland Hills, OH 44122

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