Thursday, September 9, 2010

"Lost Boys of Sudan" talk at UW cancelled

From a UW press release:

A talk by one of the "Lost Boys of Sudan," that was scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 14, at the University of Wyoming has been cancelled.

Valentino Achak Deng had been scheduled to speak as part of a statewide lecture series sponsored by the UW International Studies Program. Deng returned to Africa to deal with a personal emergency.

UW professor Jean Garrison says the talk has not been rescheduled.

For more information, contact Jeanette Reisenburg, (307) 766-3415, e-mail