A talk by award-winning British journalist Jack Shenker is among the highlights of the Year of International Human Rights 2011-12: Refugee & Migrant Rights. Shenker will speak on the topic of Changing Realities in the Arab Spring: Migrants & a Voyage to Europe at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3, in the Moore Auditorium.
A correspondent for The Guardian as well as magazines and other newspapers, Shenker has reported from Egypt, the Indian subcontinent, central Asia, Sudan, Gaza and Sudan. His coverage of this year’s revolution in Egypt won him the Amnesty International Gaby Rado Prize for excellence in human rights journalism. Shenker is being co-sponsored by the College of Arts & Sciences, the Multicultural Center/International Student Affairs, and the School of Communications.
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