20 October: Radicalism, Freedom of Speech and Toleration event

13 October 2015

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The Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities is hosting an event exploring questions of radicalism, freedom of speech and toleration.

Date: 20 October 2015
Time:  5 – 7pm
Location: Fyvie Hall, Regent Street

Leading academics from within the Faculty will engage with students and staff to debate and consider key questions in an open forum.

We look forward to welcoming all members from the university community to this event.

This event is only for staff and students at the University of Westminster.


Dr Atef Alshaer (Modern Languages and Cultures)
Dr Dibyesh Anand (Politics and International Relations)
Professor Lisa Webley (Law)

Chaired by Dr Thomas Moore (Politics and International Relations)

About the University of Westminster:

The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.

We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 180-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.

Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.

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