First Congregational Church Service 3.29.20

Join guest pastor Rev. Peter Elvin & worship leaders Minister of Music Ed Lawrence, soloist Penny Bucky, Deacon Richard Markham, with Lynn Chick hosting this Zoom gathering. Watch on TV ch 1303 on Sun. (3/29) at 9:30 am .. Wed. (4/1) at 9am.. Fri. (4/3) at 7:30pm.

Producer
First Congregational Church
Series
First Congregational Church Service
Category
Lectures & Forums

Saints Patrick and Raphael Parish Service 3.29.20

Fifth Sunday of Lent, Catholic service with Father John McDonagh, Carin DeMayo-Wall & organist Michael Dilthey... also available for viewing on WilliNet - TV Channel 1303 on Sunday at 10:30am, Wednesday at 9am and Friday at 7:30 pm.

Producer
John McDonagh
Series
Saints Patrick and Raphael Parish
Category
Lectures & Forums

Window on Williams – Jason Stanley, How Fascism Works

Jason Stanley is the Jacob Urowsky Professor of Philosophy at Yale University. Before coming to Yale in 2013, he was Distinguished Professor in the Department of Philosophy at Rutgers University. Professor Stanley spoke about his latest book, How Fascism Works: The Politics of Us and Them. Professor Stanley has four previously published books, his first being Knowledge and Practical Interests published in 2005 by Oxford University Press and winner of the 2007 American Philosophical Association book prize. Professor Stanley’s second book, Language in Context, also OUP, was published in 2007. This is a collection of his papers in semantics published between 2000 and 2007 on the topic of linguistic communication and context. His third book, Know How, was published in 2011, also with OUP. Professor Stanley’s fourth book, How Propaganda Works, was published by Princeton University Press in May, 2015. It was the winner of the 2016 PROSE award for the subject area of philosophy.

Producer
Jim Kolesar / Williams College Office of Public Affairs and Media Services
Series
Window on Williams
Category
Lectures & Forums

Window on Williams – Nadine Strossen, Fighting Hate Speech and Defending Free Speech

Nadine Strossen is the John Marshall Harlan II Professor of Law at New York Law School, former president of the American Civil Liberties Union, and author of the recent book Hate: Why We Should Resist It With Free Speech, Not Censorship. Moderated by Landon Marchant ’20, this event included an interview with Prof. Strossen and a panel discussion with Professor of Philosophy Jana Sawicki, Hamza Mankor ’22, and Essence Perry ’22 on the report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Inquiry and Inclusion and student perspectives on free speech at Williams. This event is sponsored by the Gaudino Fund and Phi Beta Kappa. Professor Strossen has written, taught, and advocated extensively in the areas of constitutional law and civil liberties. From 1991 through 2008, she served as President of the American Civil Liberties Union, the first woman to head the nation’s largest and oldest civil liberties organization. Professor Strossen is a member of the ACLU’s National Advisory Council, as well as the Advisory Boards of EPIC (Electronic Privacy Information Center), FIRE (Foundation for Individual Rights in Education), and Heterodox Academy. Her 2018 book, HATE: Why We Should Resist It With Free Speech, Not Censorship, has been widely praised by ideologically diverse experts, including Harvard Professor Cornel West and Princeton Professor Robert George. It was selected by Washington University as its 2019 “Common Read.” Her earlier book, Defending Pornography: Free Speech, Sex, and the Fight for Women’s Rights, was named by The New York Times as a “Notable Book” of 1995.

Producer
Jim Kolesar / Williams College Office of Public Affairs and Media Services
Series
Window on Williams
Category
Lectures & Forums

Second Congregational Church Service 3.29.20

Reverend Belle Fox-Martin from the Second Congregational Church in Williamstown offers this 5th Sunday of Lent service. Watch the broadcast on WilliNet TV ch 1303 on Sunday (3/29) at 9am & 4pm..Wed (4/1) at 10am...Fri (4/3) at 7pm.

Producer
Chris van Luling
Series
Second Congregational Church Service
Category
Lectures & Forums