Giselle Byrnes

Professor Giselle Byrnes is provost at Massey University, where she is responsible for leading the research and enterprise and the learning and teaching activities of the university. Giselle is also an internationally recognised historian and her major research contributions have centred on settler-indigenous histories, public histories and the politics of national history-writing.

Society
Nov 11, 2019

Nailing jelly to the wall? Universities, academic freedom and free speech

With the university campus rapidly becoming a space of conflict, is it possible to remain faithful to academic freedom while at the same time mitigating the most harmful effects of hate speech?

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