98. Meena Krishnamurthy on Martin Luther King Jr

Posted on 17 April 2022

An interview about the role of the emotions, including anger and feelings of dignity, in the non-violent protest campaign of King.

Further Reading

• M. Krishnamurthy, "(White) Tyranny and the Democratic Value of Distrust," The Monist, 98.4 (2015): 391-406.

• M. Krishnamurthy, “Martin Luther King Jr., on Democratic Propaganda, Shame, and Moral Transformation,” Political Theory 50 (2022), 305-336.

• M. Krishnamurthy, The Emotions of Nonviolence: Revisiting Martin Luther King’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail” (forthcoming).

Prof Krishnamurthy's website with links to more of her work


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