ERIC Number: ED120844
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Proceedings of the Censorship Conference of the National Ad Hoc Committee Against Censorship (Dec. 9, 1975, New York City); A Day Long Discussion of Three Threats to the First Amendment and How Organizations Can Respond.
National Ad Hoc Committee Against Censorship, New York, NY.
The contents of this document consist of a transcript of the 1975 Censorship Conference proceedings, a list of conference participants, an outline of the National Ad Hoc Committee against Censorship, a statement of concern, and three appendixes. Contents of the transcript include introductory remarks by William F. Fore; a welcoming address by Dave Randolph, pastor of the church in which the meeting was held; "Censoring 'Obscenity'" presented by Franklin S. Haiman; "Textbook Censorship," a role play of an open school board meeting presented by representatives of the American Library Association; a reading by Melvin Douglas from "Inherit the Wind" to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the Scopes trial; "Government Secrecy--Two Views and a Question Period" presented by Morton H. Halperin and Frank N. Trager; and closing remarks by William F. Fore. (JM)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Ad Hoc Committee Against Censorship, New York, NY.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: First Amendment