Hate: Why We Should Resist It With Free Speech, Not Censorship

  • August 26, 2019 • 4 PM
  • Graham Chapel

To mark the beginning of the 2019-2020 academic year, the Washington University in St. Louis community will come together for the Reflections event.

Hosted by Lori White, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, with special guest Chancellor Andrew Martin. The annual tradition will feature a keynote address delivered by Nadine Strossen, the John Marshall Harlan II Professor of Law at New York Law School and Former President of the American Civil Liberties Union, 1991-2008. Her book, “HATE: Why We Should Resist It with Free Speech, Not Censorship,” is the 2019 Common Reading Program book selection.

This is the part of the Public Interest Law and Policy Speakers Series, co-sponsored by the School of Law and the First Year Center.

The event will begin at 4 p.m. in Graham Chapel with a reception and book signing immediately following. The doors to Graham Chapel will open at 3:30 p.m.