CONTACT: MELVIN O. SHAW
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0010; fax (319) 384-0024
LECTURE GIVEN BY ARCHBISHOP DESMOND TUTU
IS A FREE AND PUBLIC EVENT
Monday, Feb. 8, at 8 p.m.
Carver Hawkeye Arena at the University of Iowa
IOWA CITY -- Archbishop Desmond Tutu will lecture at the University
of Iowa at 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 8 at Carver Hawkeye Arena. His lecture,
"Human Rights and the Truth and Reconciliation Process," is a
free public event; no tickets are required to enter the Arena for the lecture.
Doors open to the public at 6:30 p.m.
Parking at the Arena is reserved only for persons with disabilities
who have an official state disability parking permit. Disabled persons
can park in Lot 46, near the Arena; security and parking personnel will
direct attendees to the appropriate parking areas.
Public radio stations WSUI-AM 910, Iowa City, and WOI-AM 640 Ames, will
broadcast the lecture live.
The free and public lecture is one of several Global Focus: Human Rights
'98 programs, a UI celebration that began last year in commemoration of
the signing of the U.N. Declaration of Human Rights 50 years ago.