Rigoberta Menchú Tum at MSU Denver – Public Talk
March 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm UTC+0Free
On March 15th, MSU Denver and PeaceJam will co-host Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Rigoberta Menchú Tum, the first indigenous woman to have ever won the Nobel Peace Prize, for a public lecture. As one of the most widely recognized political and human rights activists in Central America, Rigoberta was recognized with the Nobel Peace Prize in 1992 for her social justice work and efforts to achieve ethno-cultural reconciliation based on respect for the rights of indigenous peoples.
For those interested in a more intimate audience with Rigoberta, a VIP reception will occur directly preceeding the Public Talk.
This is a free event, but you must get tickets HERE!
- March 15
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
- Event Categories:
- Education, Government, Nonprofit
- Event Tags:
- activist, Central America, Conversation, Denver, ethnocultural, Human Rights, Indigenous, Lecture, Metropolitan State University, MSU, Nobel Peace Prize, Peace, PeaceJam, political activist, Politics, public talk, Rights, Rigoberta Menchu Tum, Social Justice, talk, VIP, woman
- Metropolitan State University- Tivoli Turnhalle
900 Auraria Parkway
Denver, CO 80204 United States