Free Speech & Democracy:
Remembering Abraham Baldwin’s Spirit of Education & Open Inquiry
What are the roles of free speech and the media in a democratic society? How does “fake news” affect social media and our political system? Are we too sensitive to take a joke?
Join us in commemoration of Founding Father and founder of the University of Georgia higher education system, Abraham Baldwin, for this weekend seminar. You’ll explore these question on free speech and toleration in America as you:
- Listen to engaging lectures by distinguished speakers
- Unpack your ideas in discussion groups and get your questions answered
- Connect with your peers & speakers over free meals
Register now and meet other students interested in creating a more just, peaceful, and thriving world.
Professor of Philosophy, Georgia State University
Robert W. Woodruff Professor of Law, Emory University
Professor of Journalism, University of Georgia