Poems from Guantanamo: The Detainees Speak

Date and Time:

Tuesday, May 4, 2010 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Location:

Joan B. Kroc Peace & Justice Theatre

Cost:

Free

Details:

Actors from Write Out Loud will perform a dramatic reading of selections from Poems from Guantanamo:  The Detainees Speak.  A panel presentation will follow.  

Panelists:
William Aceves, associate dean for academic affairs and professor of Law, California Western School of Law
Steven Hubachek, supervisory appellate attorney, Federal Defenders of San Diego
Sean Riordan, Skadden Fellow/staff attorney, American Civil Liberties Union of San Diego

Moderator:
Janice Deaton, Attorney at Law

To RSVP, go to http://peace.sandiego.edu/events.

Co-Sponsors:
University of San Diego School of Law
Amnesty International, Group 137 (Hillcrest Group)
California Western School of Law
International Museum of Human Rights at San Diego
Survivors of Torture, International
United Nations Association

The University of San Diego School of Law is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider, and certifies that this activity is approved for MCLE credit in the amount of 1.0 hours of general credit.

Write Out Loud selections are from Poems from Guantánamo: The Detainees Speak, edited by Marc Falkoff, published by University of Iowa Press, and used with permission.

Contact:

IPJ
ipj@sandiego.edu
619-260-7509