2015: “Free Speech Foundations”

Read the articles from the symposium.

On October 25, 2015 the Northwestern University Law Review held a symposium centered around the origins and methodology underlying free speech jurisprudence. This symposium addressed implication, completeness, accuracy, normativity, and relevance of the major approaches to free speech interpretation. 


Free Speech Values

  • Professor Alexander Tsesis
  • Professor Jack Balkin

The Anti-Chilling Function of the First Amendment

  • Professor Ashutosh Bhagwat
  • Professor James Lindgren

Technology & Speech

  • Professor Helen Norton
  • Professor Toni Massaro

Free Speech & Competing Interests

  • Professor Andrew Koppelman
  • Professor Mary-Rose Papandrea