TITLE: Moral Guardianship and the First-Amendment Rights
SPEAKER: Paul S. Boyer
EVENT DATE: 03/06/2003
RUNNING TIME: 62 minutes
The author discussed censorship in america from the Gilded Age to the computer age.
Speaker Biography: Paul Boyer, an American historian, is the Merle Curti Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Among others, he has written "By the Bomb's Early Light: American Thought and Culture at the Dawn of the Atomic Age," "When Time Shall Be No More: Prophecy Belief in American Culture" and "Fallout: A historian Reflects on America's Half Century Encounter with Nuclear Weapons."