Distorting the Truth: 'Fake News' & Free Speech | 2017 FALR Symposium

Distorting the Truth: "Fake News" & Free Speech | 2017 FALR Symposium


When?

Start time: Friday 9:00am (27 October)

Where?

Carolina Club
150 Stadium Dr, Chapel Hill
Community

About

The First Amendment Law Review will hold its annual symposium on Oct. 27 in Chapel Hill, NC. The event will bring together noted legal scholars, social scientists, and professionals--including keynote speaker Angie Drobnic Holan, editor of Politifact--to discuss the timely topic of fake news.

Keynote: Angie Drobnic Holan, Editor at PolitiFact

Panelists:
• Clay Calvert, Professor and Brechner Eminent Scholar in Mass Communication, University of Florida
• Ashley Messenger, Senior Associate General Counsel, NPR
• Richard L. Hasen, Chancellor's Professor of Law and Political Science, University of California, Irvine
• Michael K. Curtis, Judge Donald Smith Professor of Constitutional and Public Law, Wake Forest University School of Law
• David Han, Associate Professor of Law, Pepperdine University School of Law
• Helen Norton, Professor and Ira C. Rothgerber Chair in Constitutional Law, University of Colorado School of Law
• Lili Levi, Professor of Law, University of Miami School of Law
• Catherine J. Ross, Fred C. Stevenson Research Professor, George Washington University School of Law
• Joseph Blocher, Professor of Law, Duke University School of Law
• Sonja R. West, Otis Brumby Distinguished Professor of First Amendment Law, University of Georgia School of Law
• Deen Freelon, Associate Professor, University of North Carolina School of Media & Journalism
• Emily Thorson, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Syracuse University
Ticket information to come. Follow this page for updates!



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Friday 4:00pm (27 October)
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Thursday 7:00pm (02 November)
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Tuesday 12:00pm (14 November)
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Tuesday 7:00pm (24 October)
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Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film Screening
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400 m »

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Thursday 7:00pm (09 November)
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400 m »

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Tuesday 12:00pm (31 October)
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Thursday 5:30pm (26 October)
Southern Folklife Collection, Chapel Hill