Free Speech, Free Press, Free Society: An Update
November 18-19, 1983
New York, New York

Overview


Program

Friday, November 18
6:30 - 8:30 Dinner
Midge Decter, Chairman
Irving Kristol, The Public Interest
Saturday, November 19
9:00 - 10:30 The Legal Odyssey of Freedom Of Speech and Press
Michael S. Joyce, Chairman
Walter Berns, American Enterprise Institute
10:45 - 12:15 Government Advocacy, Government Art and the First Amendment
Joseph A. Morris, Chairman
Marshall J. Breger, The Heritage Foundation; New York Law School
Samuel Lipman, The New Criterion
12:30 - 2:00 The National Media and American Democracy
Francis A. O'Connell, Jr., Chairman
Stanley Rothman, Smith College
2:15 - 3:45 Are There Limits on Free Speech in a Democratic Society
Otto J. Scott, Chairman
Dan Burt, Capital Legal Foundation
Jeremy A. Rabkin, Cornell University
Ernest van den Haag, Fordham University
3:45 - 4:15 Coffee Break
4:15 - 5:45 Freedom of the Press: What does it Mean and to Whom?
Joseph Sobran
Fred Barnes, The Baltimore Sun
Tom Bethell, The American Spectator