CANCELED: University Forum Lecture: Because The Light Will Not Forgive Me


Mar. 26, 2020, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

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Shaun Griffin


The College of Liberal Arts’ University Forum Lecture Series presents "Because The Light Will Not Forgive Me," a talk by Shaun T. Griffin, Writer, and Activist. 

Shaun T. Griffin has dedicated his life to writing and community activism in Nevada. He is the co-founder of the Community Chest in Northern Nevada, directing more than 30 programs that address hunger relief, service learning, substance abuse counseling, social justice, and the arts. His new book of essays, “Because The Light Will Not Forgive Me” (University of Nevada Press) is a powerful expression of his life of letters and his activism for the disadvantaged. Shaun T. Griffin was inducted into the Nevada Hall of Fame in 2014. This will be his first appearance for the University Forum.



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This event is FREE and open to the public. 

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External Sponsor

Sponsored by UNLV College of Liberal Arts, the Dean’s Associates, and the Marjorie Barrick Museum and co-sponsored by the Department of English.