Fri May 5, 2017 7:00pm

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Sponsored by: Lyman Center for the Performing Arts

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the NBA’s all-time leading scorer and a six-time NBA champion. He is also a New York Times best-selling author, and a regular contributing columnist for The Washington Post and Time Magazine where he shares his thoughts on some of the most socially and politically relevant topics in our nation. In 2008, Kareem was diagnosed with early stage chronic myeloid leukemia, making his struggle public and leading a high-profile awareness campaign.

Kareem’s talk will weave together personal perspectives on his career, the challenges we all face in life and the issues confronting America today, inspiring us with the healing power of the human spirit.

Admission: $25-30
Lyman Center
501 Crescent Street
New Haven
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