Join former chief of Hu­man Rights Com­mis­sion for launch of her book

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small, but we boast some high pow­ered con­nec­tions, and we also get na­tion­ally ac­claimed speak­ers com­ing to town.

In ad­di­tion, we of­ten have lo­cal writ­ers be­ing pub­lished and launch­ing their books here, too.

man Rights Com­mis­sion from 2012 - 2017, Gil­lian’s ten­ure was un­ex­pect­edly con­tro­ver­sial.

tion and free speech.

been recorded in her mem­oir, Speak­ing Up, pub­lished

This month, the peo­ple of to School pro­gram.

Kevin has also been spread­ing his en­thu­si­asm when com-

Gil­lian will speak about her ex­pe­ri­ences, on demo­cratic re­spon­si­bil­ity, the power of mem­oir, and the brav­ery to raise your voice.

There will also be a ques­tion plet­ing laps within the school, en­cour­ag­ing all stu­dents to get out and be ac­tive ev­ery day. time at the end of the pre­sen­ta­tion.

The talk should cer­tainly be in­ter­est­ing - her ca­reer has taken some sur­pris­ing turns.

daugh­ter” of a Tank Com­man­der, has been a pro­fes­sional bal­le­rina, a prac­tis­ing lawyer and an aca­demic, spe­cial­is­ing in in­ter­na­tional pub­lic law.

She’s even done a stint at the Texas.

Gil­lian’s book, Speak­ing Up, will be avail­able to pur­chase on the night, and she will be sign­ing copies.

Tick­ets go on sale next week and speaker, with pro­ceeds to fast for this spe­cial op­por­tu­nity. Drinks are at bar prices.

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