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Free Speech Week

October 17 @ 8:00 am - October 21 @ 5:00 pm CDT

Free Speech Week

Free Speech Week celebrates freedom of speech, of the press, and of expression in its many forms. These freedoms are core to the teaching, research, and values of the Moody College of Communication.

Monday, Oct. 17

10 a.m. | CMA 5.136

Workshop in Integrating Free Speech into the Classroom

Tuesday, Oct. 18

6 p.m. | DMC 5.208

UT Debate Team Public Debate

“Resolved: the United States Congress should repeal and replace Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.” Free pizza and water provided.

All Day | DMC & CMA Front Entrances

FSW tables with free stickers and sweets to celebrate free speech.

Thursday, Oct. 20

4 p.m. | DMC 1.202

“The First Amendment and the Regulation of Social Media” by Media & Entertainment Lawyer Michael Lambert. Reception to Follow.

Friday, Oct. 21

11:30 a.m. | DMC 5.208

“The End of Digital Democracy and What We Can Do About It” by Gina Neff from University of Cambridge. Free box lunches for the first 40 attendees.

Details

Start:
October 17 @ 8:00 am CDT
End:
October 21 @ 5:00 pm CDT
Location:
Dealey Center for New Media, 300 W DEAN KEETON ST
Austin, TX 78712 United States
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Venue

Dealey Center for New Media
300 W DEAN KEETON ST
Austin, TX 78712 United States
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Organizer

CMS Department
Phone:
5124715251
Email:
craig.scott@austin.utexas.edu
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Other

Target Audience
Alumni, Faculty, Staff, Students, General Public
Tags
Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Life, Communication, Department of Communication Studies, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Ethics, Industry, Moody College

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