Top header graphic with link to CSUS Home Page california state university, sacramento
Header Graphic
sac state homeuniversity affairspublic affairs
 
 Search Sacramento
 State website

  Sacramento State
  main news page


media resources graphic
   news releases
   news and events
     archive

   facts & stats
   experts guide
   image downloads
   news by e-mail
   contact news
     services staff

   submit news
     & events

   feedback

publications graphic
   Sac State Magazine
   Sacramento State
     Bulletin

   Newslink
   Sacramento State
     Catalog


calendars graphic
   events this month
   search events
   academic
   athletics
   commencement

additional news graphic
   Capital Public Radio
   alumni association
   crime alerts
   construction
   CSU Newsline

visitors resources graphic
   visitor relations
   commencement
   Sacramento State
     ticket office

   campus directory
   campus tours

Printer Friendly Version
Capital University News, California State University, Sacramento

February 25, 2004

Civil liberties and the war on terror lecture

Award-winning author and Constitution scholar Roger K. Newman discusses the tensions between civil liberties and America's war on terrorism at noon on Wednesday, March 3 in the University Union Redwood Room.

Photo of Roger K. Newman
Roger K. Newman

Newman's book on Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black, Hugo Black: A Biography, was a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 1994 and won the Scribes Book Award in 1995. He served as the editor-in-chief of the four-volume encyclopedia The Constitution and its Amendments and of the upcoming Yale Biographical Dictionary of American Law. He also co-authored Banned Films: Movies, Censors and the First Amendment.

Currently a professor at the Columbia School of Journalism, Newman has also taught constitutional law at New York University, where he has worked as a research scholar at the university's law school since 1985. Newman has contributed to numerous legal publications and newspapers and appeared on various national radio and television programs. He has also spoken at more than 100 universities.

The event is free. For more information, call the University Union at (916) 278-6997. For media information, call the CSUS public affairs office at (916) 278-6156.

####

California State University, Sacramento • Public Affairs
6000 J Street • Sacramento, CA 95819-6026 • (916) 278-6156 • infodesk@csus.edu
Bottom bar graphic back to top


California State University, Sacramento • Public Affairs
6000 J Street • Sacramento, CA 95819-6026 • (916) 278-6156 • infodesk@csus.edu