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Richard Lusimbo: The LGBT Experience in Uganda

Rush Rhees Library Gamble Room
Friday, April 5, 2013
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Richard Lusimbo is in Rochester after recently fleeing for his life in Uganda. Richard had to flee after he received multiple death threats when a local newspaper published his photo and personal information along with those of other Ugandan LGBT individuals. He has come to Rochester to share his story about his experiences and work with Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG). Lunch will be provided. RSVP to JRicha19@u.rochester.edu.

Sponsored by the Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender and Women's Studies, Frederick Douglass Institute for African and African-American Studies, and the Pride Network.