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Calling In, Calling Out and What Difference Does it Make?: Whose Speech is Free?

September 30 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Free

This event is part of “Free Expression and the Humanities,” a series jointly sponsored by PEN America and the Institute of the Humanities & Global Cultures at the University of Virginia.

Participants:
Marlene L. Daut, Professor & Associate Director, Carter G. Woodson Institute, UVA
Meredith D. Clark, Assistant Professor, Media Studies, UVA
Tamika Carey, Associate Professor, English, UVA
Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Anna Julia Cooper Prof. of Women’s Studies; Director of the Women’s Research and Resource Center, Spelman College

Register here

Details

Date:
September 30
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJApfuihrTsqGdZ7oYkIYJAKlCa0eibSrk_P

Organizer

PEN America
Website:
https://pen.org/