Glenn Loury

Glenn Loury: The Problem of Self-Censorship in American Public Discourse

Feb. 8, 2021, 6 p.m.

Bernhardt Trout

Bernhardt L. Trout: Thermodynamics, Atoms, and Citizenship

Feb. 5, 2021, 12 p.m.

Elizabeth Spalding

Elizabeth Spalding: "At Home and Abroad: Forms of Community in American Foreign Relations" Webinar

Jan. 26, 2021, 6 p.m.

Robert George and Cornel West

Is Civil Discourse Dead? A Conversation with Robert George and Cornel West

Jan. 21, 2021, 7 p.m.

Alan Kahan

Alan S. Kahan: Tocqueville, Democracy, and Religion

December 7, 2020, 11 a.m. MST. Online only. Free and open to the public. Registration required.

Jon Peede

Jon Peede: The Liberal Arts in an Illiberal Age

December 9, 2020, 6 p.m. Online only. Free and open to the public. Registration required.

Bari Weiss

Bari Weiss: Free Speech and Cancel Culture Webinar

Nov. 19, 2020, 6 p.m. Online only. Registration required. Join former New York Times opinion writer and editor Bari Weiss and Benson Center Director Daniel Jacobson in a presentation and discussion about free speech and today's cancel culture.

Elizabeth Eastman

Elizabeth Eastman: From Shadows on the Wall to the Sun: Liberal Education and the Ascent from the Cave

Nov. 17, 2020, 6 p.m. Oniine only, free and open to the public. No registration necessary.

Joshua Katz

Joshua Katz: "Cancellation and Its Discontents" Webinar

Nov. 12, 2020, 6 p.m. Online only. Free and open to the public. Registration required. Part of the Benson Center's 2020-21 "The Canceled" lecture series.

Lucas Morel

Lucas Morel: The 1619 Project as Missed Opportunity

Oct. 27, 2020, 6 p.m. Online only, free and open to the public. No registration necessary.

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