, a forum for individualists*,
invites you to hear
Alan Charles Kors
Chairman of FIRE , a nonprofit educational foundation devoted to free speech, individual liberty, religious freedom,
the rights of conscience, legal equality, due process, and academic freedom on our nation's campuses.
Thursday, May 6 @ 7 pm
We socialize from 7 pm. The meeting begins at about 7:30 with a discussion of current issues and events. The featured speaker is introduced at about 8. The meeting continues to about 10. Discussions are lively, but polite. Participation by attendees is highly encouraged.
The Shelburne Hotel
Five blocks South of Grand Central Terminal
Subway: 4,5,6,7 to 42nd St.-Grand Central, or B,D,F,N,Q,R,V,W to 34th St.-Herald Square
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Alan Charles Kors has been teaching European intellectual history since 1968 at the University of Pennsylvania. He has published extensively on the conceptual revolutions of the 17th and 18th centuries, and is editor-in-chief of the four-volume Oxford Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment (2002). Kors has long been involved in the defense of academic freedom, and in 1993, he defended Penn student Eden Jacobowitz in the infamous "water buffalo case." In 1998, he coauthored, with Harvey Silverglate, The Shadow University: The Betrayal of Liberty on America's Campuses .
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* in·di·vid·u·al·ist n. One who asserts individuality by independence of thought and action.