Featuring Andrew Sullivan, Jonathan Haidt, Suzanne Nossel, Jeffrey Sachs, and Kmele Foster
Is there a campus free speech crisis?
Now, FIRE and the world-famous Comedy Cellar have assembled some of North America’s leading intellectuals to debate the question live in New York City on Tuesday, May 8 at 7 p.m.
The Comedy Cellar and FIRE Present
“The Underground Debate Series”
TOPIC: “Is there a campus free speech crisis?” **
WHERE: The Village Underground (130 W 3rd St, New York, NY 10012)
DATE: Tuesday, May 8
TIME: 7 p.m. (seating at 6 p.m.)
TICKETS: Available from the Comedy Cellar website; $40 (half of the profits from ticket sales will go to support FIRE)
Writer-at-large for New York magazine and former editor of The New Republic and the Dish
Social psychologist at the NYU-Stern School of Business and co-founder of Heterodox Academy
Chief Executive Officer at PEN America; former Chief Operating Officer of Human Rights Watch and Executive Director of Amnesty International USA
Lecturer in political science and history at Acadia University; his commentary on campus politics and free speech, which began as a viral Twitter thread, has been published in The Washington Post
** Lineup subject to change; the debate will feature live audio and video recording