First Amendment Festival at Arizona State University

Thursday, September 6, 2001

Monday, Sept. 17

Freedom Sings™ concert

Location: 5th Floor Recital Hall, School of Music
Time:6:40 p.m. until 8:40 p.m.
Performers: Singer/songwriters Jill Sobule and Bill Lloyd

Freedom Sings is part of the First Amendment
Festival co-sponsored by the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Telecommunication
and the First Amendment Center.

Tuesday, Sept. 18

First Amendment Festival

Location: Broadcast Studio, KAET-TV 8 (PBS affiliate, on-campus station)

8:30 a.m.
Exhibits/information area open in studio next to Event Studio

9:15-10:30 a.m.
Inside the First Amendment

  • Ken Paulson, executive director, First Amendment Center and senior vice
    president, The Freedom Forum
  • John Seigenthaler, founder, First Amendment Center

The First Amendment in Cyberspace: Napster, DeCSS/DVD, New Technology

1:45-3 p.m.
Why Fight For It? A First Amendment Conversation with John Seigenthaler

3:15-4:30 p.m.
Freedom of the Press 2001: America’s Strained Relationship with the News Media

Exhibits and Information Resource area

  • Banned Books display located in the Memorial Union Gallery, 1st floor (Sept.

  • Surf The Freedom Forum’s Web site — computer kiosk day of festival
  • Video of programs (FAC, Speaking Freely, Freedom Sings)
  • Information resources — books, materials on the First Amendment

The First Amendment Festival is sponsored by the Walter Cronkite School of
Journalism and Telecommunication, The Arizona Republic and the First
Amendment Center