Prominent author Cornel West, professor of the practice of public philosophy at Harvard University, will speak at Colby College April 3 at 6:30 p.m. in Lorimer Chapel. The event is free and open to the public, but advance tickets are required.

A limited number of tickets will be available to the public Monday, April 2, beginning at 9 a.m. and continuing until 4 p.m. or until tickets are gone. Members of the public can pick up tickets on campus in Pulver Pavilion (in Cotter Union) or reserve them over the phone for pickup April 3 by calling 207-859-4165. Two tickets per person, please.

The event will be live streamed on campus with overflow seating in Ostrove Auditorium in the Diamond Building.