CONTACT: MELVIN O. SHAW
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0010; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: March 15, 1999
Human rights lecture cancelled
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa Global Focus: HR '98 lecture
featuring Kamal Hossain originally scheduled for Feb. 25 and later postponed,
will not be rescheduled.
The lecture was cancelled because of scheduling conflicts.
Global Focus: HR '98 will next present 1996 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
Jose Ramos-Horta at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 8 at Buchanan Auditorium in
the Pappajohn Business Building.
HR '98 is a UI-sponsored program commemorating the 50th anniversary
of the signing of the U.N. Declaration of Human Rights.