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Albert B. Alkek Library

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Forum for civil discourse speaker series. Image of Stallions in Quad on campus

Forum for Civil Discourse

Please join us for the second in series of presentations and discussions on a variety of topics related to civil discourse and communication in society.

DRAWING THE LINE BETWEEN HATE CRIME AND HATE SPEECH: A FREE SPEECH PERSPECTIVE

Speaker: Professor Gilbert Martinez

When: Monday, April 3, 2017 from 12:30 - 1:30
Where: Alkek Library, Open Theater, 2ND Floor

Event

EXHIBITS RECEPTION

SUNDAY, April 2, 2-4PM   The Wittliff

Join The Wittliff for a reception celebrating our two photography exhibits: EDWARD S. CURTIS: Treasures from The North American Indian and AT FIRST SIGHT: Recent Acquisitions. Please RSVP. FREE Admission.

EVENT

BEN FOUNTAIN

APRIL 4, TUESDAY, 3:30 PM  The Wittliff

Discussion | Q&A | Book Sale + Signing

Ben Fountain is the author of Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (2012), which won the National Book Critics Circle Award. He is also the author of Brief Encounters with Che Guevara: Stories (2007), winner of the PEN / Hemingway Award. He holds a law degree from Duke University and was the Endowed Chair in Creative Writing at Texas State, 2014-2016.

 


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