Event | Lectures and Symposia Whistleblowing in Historical Context: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Date and Location

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A discussion of whistleblowing: the history of the concept, the incentives, and examples from multiple fields.

About this Event:

The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress will host the 2020 Cary and Ann Maguire Lecture, titled Whistleblowing in Historical Context: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, featuring perspectives from the realms of medical research, national security, and congressional committees.

The panel will feature Carl Elliott, professor in the Center for Bioethics at the University of Minnesota and current Cary and Ann Maguire Chair in Ethics and American History, Allison Stanger, professor of International Politics and Economics at Middlebury College, and Emilia DiSanto, former Deputy Inspector General to the U.S. Department of State and Chief Investigative Counsel and Special Counsel to the Senate Committee on Finance. Kluge Center Director John Haskell will moderate.

A reception will follow the discussion.