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Sunday, 27 December

64. Rhetoric and the New Academic Freedom

7:00–8:15 p.m., Grand Ballroom Salon K, Philadelphia Marriott

A special session

Presiding: Matthew Abraham, DePaul Univ.

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1. “Academic Freedom, Professional Neutrality, and the Rhetoric of Disciplinary Conservativism,” Catherine Chaput, Brock Univ.

2. “Academic Freedom and the Humanities: Rethinking the Place of Pedagogy,” Mary R. Boland, California State Univ., San Bernardino

3. “The Rhetoric of David Horowitz: Responding to New Conceptualizations of Academic Freedom,” Matthew Abraham

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