Media Advisory: NAACP chairman Julian Bond available for media Q&A

January 13th, 2009

* WHO :* Julian Bond, chairman, National Board of Directors, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, the nations oldest and largest civil rights organization

* WHAT :* A brief group question-and-answer session with media

* WHEN :* Thursday, Jan. 15, 5-5:20 p.m.

* WHERE :* One Waterfront Place, Room 6115

* PARKING :* Paid parking is available in the One Waterfront Place garage.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS :* Bond will be in Morgantown to help West Virginia University celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and discussThe Road to Freedom: From Alabama to Obama. WVU s 23rd annual Martin Luther King Commemoration Program is at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, at St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church, 61 Beechurst Ave. The service is organized by WVU s Center for Black Culture and Research. Bonds appearance in Morgantown comes five days before the inauguration in Washington, D.C., of Barack Obama as Americas first black president. (Press release at )

Bonds bio and photo are available at .