Notre Dame Event: Speech and the University

Notre Dame

Speak Freely: Why Universities Must Defend Free Speech


Notre Dame’s Constitutional Studies Program, a JMC partner program, will launch its Fall 2018 semester with a lecture from Keith Whittington on speech in higher education.

Thursday, August 30, 2018 • 2:00PM
Jenkins and Nanovic Halls, Room 1030 • University of Notre Dame

This event is free and open to the public. A book signing will follow Professor Whittington’s talk.

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Keith WhittingtonKeith E. Whittington is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Politics at Princeton University. He received a Ph.D. in political science from Yale University. He is the author of many books, including: Speek Freely: Why Universities Must Defend Free Speech (Princeton University Press, 2018); American Political Thought: Readings and Materials (Oxford University Press, 2016); Political Foundations of Judicial Supremacy: The Presidency, the Supreme Court, and Constitutional Leadership in U.S. History (Princeton University Press, 2007); and has published widely on American constitutional theory and development, judicial politics, the presidency, and federalism.

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