Catherine J. Ross

Future and Recent Appearances

Recent Appearances

CATO Book Event: A Right to Lie? Presidents, Other Liars, and the First Amendment

November 16, 2021
Washington D.C.,

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Catherine responds to Robert Corn-Revere’s new book The Mind of the Censor and the Eye of the Beholder

October 28, 2021

Cato Institute, Washington D.C.
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Catherine in Conversation with Floyd Abrams and Robert Post, Yale Law School

September 1, 2021

Abrams Conversations: What Does Free Speech Mean on Campus?

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A Right to Lie?

April 15, 2021

Andrea Mitchell Center on Democracy, University of Pennsylvania
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The Constitution is Not a Suicide Pact: Freedom of Speech, Assembly, and Insurrection

February 25, 2021

George Washington University Law School public event

On Impeachment, with Tom Steyer, Jennifer Taub, and others

December 6, 2017

National Press Club, Washington, D.C.
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The Distinguished Speaker Series, Exploring Social Justice

October 20, 2017

American University Library
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“The Constitution on Campus: The Contested Boundaries of Free Speech”

August 1, 2016

George Washington University Law School
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Civil Liberties on Campus

April 29, 2016

Constitutional Law Center, Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA

Freedom Day Panel: Free Speech on Campus

April 13, 2016

National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, PA

Conversation with Floyd Abrams about Lessons in Censorship: Barnes & Noble

April 11, 2016
2289 Broadway at 82nd St.
New York, NY

Distinguished Author Series, Harvard Graduate School of Education

April 6, 2016

Cambridge, MA

CATO Book Event: Lessons in Censorship

March 16, 2016

Washington, D.C.
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Moderator “The Battle Over Free Speech on College Campuses”

March 9, 2016

Panelists included Geoffrey Stone, Aaron Hanlon and Greg Lukianoff.
University of Chicago Institute of Politics
Chicago, IL

Putting the First Amendment Second: The Censorial Impulse and the 21st Century Threat to Free Speech.

March 1, 2016

Plenary speaker at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Publishers
New York, NY

Harvard Law School, Faculty Book Series, Lessons in Censorship

February 16, 2016


News You Can Use: Lessons in Censorship

January 9, 2016

American Library Association Midyear meeting,
Boston Convention Center

The First Amendment and Students: Speak Up or Shut Up with Gene Policinski, live streamed and available on the web.  

November 9, 2015

The Newseum, Washington, D.C.,


Lessons in Liberty: How schools and courts diminish democracy

October 27, 2015

Yale Law School, Abrams Institute for Freedom of Expression, Knight Law and Media Speaker Series
New Haven, CT