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Free to Speak and Free to Hate: A Discourse on Pairing Civil Liberties with Civil Discourse
This forum brings together experts who can discuss the blurring lines between freedom of speech and hate speech and provide practical applications for the classroom, newsroom and day-to-day dialogue in today’s politically-charged climate. With Jonathan Alexander, English Chancellor’s Professor and humanities equity advisor; Doug Haynes, history professor and vice provost for academic equity, diversity and inclusion; David Kaye, law professor and UN Special Raconteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression; and Dana Murphy, English Ph.D. candidate and English graduate student representative for Diverse Educational Community and Doctoral Experience.
Wednesday, April 19 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Humanities Instructional Building, 135
Humanities Instructional Building, Irvine, CA 92697