On January 25, 2017 I gave a talk titled “Academic Freedom and Its Limits in America as Seen Through the Salaita Controversy” at the United States Consulate General in Chengdu, China. Here are some online readings for attendees who want to learn more.
The AAUP’s 1940 Statement of Principles on Academic Freedom and Tenure
New York Times story about the Salaita case
The debate between Feisal Mohamed and Cary Nelson
The AAUP’s overview and timeline of the Salaita controversy
Here are some related readings in case you’re interested:
“On Extramural Utterances” by John K. Wilson
Steven Salaita’s journalistic writings for Salon