Patrick Parr

Patrick Parr is the author of "The Seminarian: Martin Luther King Jr. Comes of Age."

For Patrick Parr's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

How Coretta Scott King brought her husband's message to Japan

General Jan 17, 2019

How Coretta Scott King brought her husband's message to Japan

Martin Luther King Jr. Day, which this year falls on Jan. 21, is a federal holiday that marks the birthday (Jan. 15, 1929) of one of the United States' most-revered civil rights leaders. After King was killed in 1968 while standing on the second-floor balcony ...