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Events

Events

 

"Can One Laugh At Everything: Satire and Free Speech After Charlie"

January 29, 2015 4-6:00 pm
Anderson Hall 230
West Bank, University of Minnesota

 

Presenters:

"Free Speech Laws: A comparative Study"
Anthony S. Winer
Professor of Law
William Mitchell College of Law

"Figurative Representation in Islamic Tradition."
William Beeman
Professor and Chair of Anthropology
University of Minnesota

"'As Welcome as a Bee Sting'": Why We Must Protect 'Outrageous' Speech" 
Jane E. Kirtley
Silha Professor of Media Ethics and Law | School of Journalism and Mass Communication  Director, Silha Center for the Study of Media Ethics and Law

“Antisemitism and Islamophobia: A Double Standard?”
Bruno Chaoaut
Professor and Chair, French and Italian
University of Minnesota

"Brief Reflections on Editorial Cartoons"
Steven Sack
Editorial Cartoonist, Minneapolis Star Tribune
Recipient of the Pulitzer Prize

Sponsored by:

Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies,

Center for Jewish Studies,

Departments of Anthropology, French and Italian, History, Political Science,

School of Journalism and Mass Communication,

Silha Center for the Study of Media, Ethics and Law,

Sociology,

Institute for Global Studies Human Rights