On Friday, November 13th the Frederic Ewen Academic Freedom Center held a symposium on “Academic Freedom and the Law.” Chaired by Norman Dorsen, Stokes Professor of Law at the NYU Law School, the event opened with a discussion on “The Constitutional Law of Academic Freedom” with Robert Post, David Boies Professor of Law at Yale University and co-editor of Civil Society and Government. Greg Lukianoff, president of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education., commented.

The next topic was “Academic Freedom in the Wired Age,” chaired by Robert M. O’Neil, University Professor Emeritus and Professor of Law Emeritus at the University of Virginia. O’Neil is now director of the Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of Free Expression. He is the author, most recently, of Academic Freedom in the Wired Age: Political Extremism, Corporate Power, and the University, among many other books. Rachel Levinson Waldman, senior counsel, American Association of University Professors, proved the comment.

The following links are a collection of mp3 files from the event:
Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5 Part 6
Part 7 Part 8 Part 9 Part 10 Part 11 Part 12
Part 13 Part 14 Part 15 Part 16 Part 17