Play: The Calling
The Calling: A Quinton Cockrell Play honoring the Federal Judge U. W. Clemon
Created to inspire younger audiences, The Calling examines the exceptional life of civil rights icon U. W. Clemon. Since the early 1960s, U. W. Clemon has served on the front lines in the continuing fight for civil rights. How did a young African American from humble beginnings in the segregated south affect lasting change in the battle for equality for all? Over the course of his extraordinary life, U. W. Clemon has taken his fight to courtrooms, the world of politics, and even the streets. The Calling is the story of an extraordinary man who has overcome numerous obstacles to make a significant difference in our challenging times.