Lunchtime Lecture Series with Prof. Kath Gelber
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       AAA-UQ LECTURE LUNCH

WEDNESDAY, 8 APRIL 2015


   

 

 

 

 


GUEST SPEAKER

Prof. Katharine Gelber

Katharine Gelber is Professor of Politics and Public Policy, and an Australian Research Council Future Fellow, at the University of Queensland. She has expertise in the areas of freedom of speech and speech regulation. In 2014, she was awarded, with Luke McNamara, the Mayer journal article prize by the Australian Political Studies Association for the best article in the Australian Journal of Political Science, an article on the ‘Bolt case’. In 2011 she published Speech Matters: How to Get Free Speech Right (University of Queensland Press) which was a finalist in the Australian Human Rights Awards 2011 (Literature Non-Fiction category). In 2011 she was awarded the PEN Keneally award for contributions to freedom of expression, and was the Australian Expert Witness at a United Nations regional meeting discussing States’ compliance with Articles 19 and 20 of the ICCPR.


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EVENT CONTACT

Phone: 212 338 6860 x203 | Email: debbie.chappel@aaanyc.org

 

   
       
   

 
  
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