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  • Banned Books Week Event with David Levithan and Meg Medina
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    Banned Books Week Event with David Levithan and Meg Medina

    David Levithan, author of Boy Meets Boy, Coe Booth, author of Kinda Like Brothers, and Meg Medina, author of Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass, talked about their experiences and the…

  • David Shipler on emFreedom of Speechem
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    Freedom of Speech

    David Shipler talked about his book, Freedom of Speech: Mightier Than the Sword, and responded to questions from the audience. He spoke in the James Michener Non-Fiction Pavilion at the…

  • emThe New Cold Warem
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    The New Cold War

    Edward Lucas talked about Russia under the leadership of Vladimir Putin, which Mr. Lucas argued created a more autocratic Russia that was more hostile towards the U.S. and Europe. He talked about the…

  • Rights of the People Panel
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    Rights of the People Panel

    Authors talked about their books about the tension between security from crime and terrorism and the preservation of individual rights. Professor Wrage moderated. “The Rights of the People”…

  • Reporting on Economic Disparity
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    Reporting on Economic Disparity

    A panel discussion was held on reporting of the economic disparity between the rich and the poor. The panelists discussed the problems revealed by the evacuation for Hurricane Katrina as…

  • emThe Working Poorem Reading
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    The Working Poor Reading

    Finalists for the National Book Critics Circle awards for the publishing year 2004 read from their works at an event held in The New School’s auditorium the evening before the award…