CONTACT: STEPHEN PRADARELLI
300 Plaza Centre One
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0007; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: Jan. 31, 2002
UITV To Broadcast Segments Of 'Infinite Respect' Conference
University of Iowa Television (UITV) will broadcast
proceedings of the conference, "Infinite Respect, Enduring Dignity: Voices
and Visions on the September Attacks," held Jan. 25-26 on the University of
The conference, hosted by the UI's Project on Rhetoric
of Inquiry (POROI), featured responses from the artistic and academic disciplines
as a means of exploring the new challenges faced by the world following the
Sept. 11 attacks on the United States. Presenters included U.S. Rep. James
Leach, R-Iowa, and dancer and choreographer Bill T. Jones.
UITV will broadcast segments of the program on cable
starting Monday, Feb. 4 from 7 to 9 p.m. and continuing at the same times
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, Feb. 5, 6 and 7, and
on Monday, Feb. 11.
For more information about the broadcast, contact
Pete Trotter at (319) 335-5644. Questions about the conference should be directed
to Merrie Snell at (319) 335-2753. Or visit the conference website at http://www.uiowa.edu/~poroi/Infinite_Respect.htm.