Texas State University Logo

Search Options Header

day | week | month

Event Details

Corban Addison: Addressing International Human Rights through Fiction

When:
Thursday, November 03, 2016 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where:
The Wittliff Collections / Alkek Library 7th Floor
Description:

University Lecturer Series Speaker Corban Addison:
"Addressing International Human Rights through Fiction: The Use of Story to Create Social Change"

Corban Addison is the author of three international bestselling novels, A Walk Across the Sun, The Garden of Burning Sand, and The Tears of Dark Water, which address some of today's most pressing human rights issues. An attorney, activist, and world traveler, he is a supporter of numerous humanitarian causes, including the abolition of modern slavery, gender-based violence, and HIV/AIDS. His lecture will focus on addressing international human rights through fiction to create social change. Books will be available for sale and signing after the lecture.

Cost:
Free
See:
http://corbanaddison.com/
Sponsor:
Contact:
Christine Norton
Calendar:
Common Experience
Categories:
Academic, Entertainment, Health, Lectures
Audience:
Faculty, General Interest, Graduate Students, Staff, Undergraduate Students
Corban Addison: Addressing International Human Rights through Fiction