Conversations on Muhammad Ali: Ali, Activism & The Modern Athlete

Conversations on Muhammad Ali: Ali, Activism & The Modern Athlete

Tue, 09/14/2021 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join hour-long discussions with Ken Burns and special guests, featuring clips from the upcoming four-part series, MUHAMMAD ALI.

PBS and Ken Burns will collaborate with ESPN’s “The Undefeated” to host a series of four virtual conversations around Ali’s life and career in the context of race in America today. Featuring clips from the film. The events will feature authors, scholars, sports, and entertainment figures. These events are FREE and open to the public! Each event will be produced via Zoom and archived on 

The series concludes Thursday, September 14 at 7 p.m. online. In this fourth webinar, Ali, Activism & The Modern Athlete, Ken Burns will be joined by two-time Super Bowl Champion and Co-Founder of Listen Up Media Malcolm Jenkins, ESPN/The Undefeated Vice President and Editor-in-Chief Raina Kelley, and two-time Olympic Boxing Gold Medalist, World Boxing Champion and PFL fighter Claressa ShieldsREGISTER HERE (free) to reserve your spot

MUHAMMAD ALI premieres on WXXI-TV on September 19. The four-part series brings to life the iconic heavyweight boxing champion who became an inspiration to people everywhere. Learn More