Lecture: 'A Discussion on Gun Control' with Akhil Amar and Leah Libresco

Event Details

November 29, 2017
7:00 pm-8:30 pm

Herter Hall

Room: 601

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Contact:
Daniel Gordon
413-545-2223

Two distinguished commentators will provide overviews of the issue of gun control today.

Akhil Amar, professor of law at Yale University, is one of America's leading interpreters of the Constitution. He has published extensively on the history of the Second Amendment.

Leah Libresco is a journalist and former news writer for FiveThirtyEight.

The entire campus community and general public is welcome.

The event is organized by the University Union, a student club dedicated to organizing debates and panels on vital issues of our time. The funding for this event comes from the University's Union annual budget, provided by the Student Government Association.

For more background on the speakers, see:

https://law.yale.edu/akhil-reed-amar

https://strangenotions.com/author/leah-libresco/