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Consider This: Intellectual Freedom in America

April 23, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

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Part 1: Censorship

Join us for a 2-part series as Dr. Carrie Gardner discusses the First Amendment, censorship, and privacy through the lens of American History.

Dr. Gardner is a lecturer at San Jose State University. She has served as chair of the American Association of School Librarianship (AASL) Intellectual Freedom Committee, the AASL SIRS Intellectual Freedom Award, and served on the ALA Intellectual Freedom Committee and Chair of the Virginia Educational Media Association, Intellectual Freedom Committee. She has spent more than 10 years as chair of the Pennsylvania School Librarians Association Intellectual Freedom Committee and offers lectures and workshops on intellectual freedom, youth access to information, school librarianship and intellectual property.

Consider This was made possible in part by a grant from Oregon Humanities, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Oregon Cultural Trust, The Standard, and Stoel Rives LLP.

Part 1 of this program is held both in-person and virtually. Space is limited and registration is required at least 24 hours in advance. Let us know when you register if you prefer to attend in person or virtually. A zoom link will be sent to your email if you choose virtual attendance. Email or call 541-476-0571 to register.


April 23, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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