This week at the First Amendment Center

Monday, October 22, 2012

Monday, Oct. 22: First Amendment Center Executive Director Gene Policinski and Nashville musicians will travel to Bowling Green to perform “Freedom Sings: Music that Matters” at 6:30 p.m. in Western Kentucky University’s Van Meter Hall. For more information, please follow this link.

Wednesday, Oct. 24: Charles Haynes will tape an interview with CBS Religion and Culture.

Wednesday, Oct. 24: Charles Haynes will tape an interview with Freedom’s Ring, a nationally syndicated program sponsored by the Seventh-day Adventist Church, discussing religion in schools.

Friday, Oct. 26: John Seigenthaler will interview author Margaret Atwood for his WNPT program, “A Word on Words.”

Saturday, Oct. 27: First Amendment Center President Ken Paulson will be the keynote speaker at the New Mexico Press Association conference in Albuquerque.


Tuesday, Oct. 30: Charles Haynes will moderate the panel discussion “Religion, the Supreme Court and the 2012 Election: What is at Stake”  at 6:30 p.m. in the Knight Conference Center at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. The program is sponsored by Moment Magazine and the Religious Freedom Education Project at the Newseum.

Tuesday, Oct. 30: John Seigenthaler will lead a discussion on “First Amendment Challenges Posed by New Media Technology” as part of Belmont University’s College of Law Speaker Series. The free, public event will begin at 7 p.m. at Belmont’s Massey Performing Arts Center  in Nashville.  Ticket information here.

Thursday, Nov. 1: Ken Paulson will participate in a panel discussion at Leadership Nashville’s Government and Media Day at the First Amendment Center.

Nov. 2-3: Gene Policinski will conduct several seminars on the First Amendment and journalism at the the 91st Annual ACP/CMA National College Media Convention in Chicago.