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What is Academic Freedom For?

General Programming

dateOctober 21, 2009 timeWednesday, 4:00pm–8:30pm EDT location Faculty House, Presidential Level (3rd Floor), Columbia University
  • Free and open to the public
  • No registration necessary
  • First come, first seated
Two people with someone else's hand over their mouths and words "Evolution" and "Middle East" overlaid

Participants in this conference on academic freedom will include Judith Butler,Maxine Elliot Professor in Rhetoric and Comparative Literature, the University of California, Berkeley; David Bromwich,Sterling Professor of English, Yale University; Robert Zimmer, President of the University of Chicato; and Richard Shweder, William Claude Reavis Distinguished Service Professor of Human Development, University of Chicago.

  • Judith Butler Maxine Elliot Professor University of California, Berkeley
  • David Bromwich Sterling Professor of English Yale University
  • Robert Zimmer President University of Chicago
  • Richard A. Shweder William Claude Reavis Distinguished Service Professor of Human Development University of Chicago