College of Liberal Arts

Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press

Thursday Oct 4, 2018 4:30 PM - 9:00 AM | Terrazas Branch, Austin Public Library

Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press is themed around the effects of big money on American journalism. The documentary focuses on two incidents: Peter Thiel financing wrestler Hulk Hogan's lawsuit against Gawker Media, and casino owner Sheldon Adelson's secret purchase of the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Watch the trailer.

The screening will begin at 6:30PM, to be followed by a brief community conversation. Refreshments will be provided. 

Controversy & Conversation is a collaboration between the Difficult Dialogues Program and the Austin Public Library.

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