Emmanuel Jal: Actor, musician, former child soldier, & political activist for peace

Story of a War Child

Lecture hosted recognition of International Day of Peace. Recruited as a child soldier in war-torn Southern Sudan, Emmanuel Jal escaped his situation and unbelievable challenges to become a successful and acclaimed recording artist and peace ambassador.

Join us in hearing Emmanuel Jal - an extremely resilient man - draw on his personal experiences and background to speak and perform with a strong message of reconciliation and peace. This lecture is free and open to the public, but registration is required. 

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