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Conference: Blasphemy, Free Speech and Journalistic Ethics

Blasphemy, Free Speech and Journalistic Ethics
Boston College, Higgins 300

Blasphemy Panel

Keynote address:
The Lively Experiment: Why Religious Freedom Requires the Right to Offend
Charles Haynes, First Amendment Center

Panel 1:
Religious Perspectives on Free Expression

Imam Talal Eid, Islamic Institute of Boston

Larry Lowenthal, American Jewish Committee

Rev. Edward M. O'Flaherty, SJ, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston

Rev. Eric Severson, Eastern Nazarene College

Panel 2:
Journalistic Ethics in Religion Coverage

Michael Paulson, Boston Globe
Monica Brady-Myerov, WBUR Radio
Hanna Rosin, Washington Post
Gustav Niebuhr, Syracuse University

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