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TV: The Exclusive Medium, program 617

Title

TV: The Exclusive Medium, program 617

Subject

Press
Freedom of speech
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Description

In this panel discussion, the participants speculate on ways the television system could be made more accessible to the full range of opinions, and therefore more democratic, so that people do not find it necessary to resort to bizarre, violent, or exotic behavior in order to obtain a hearing for their views. Featuring Reuven Frank, Harry Kalven, James Loper, Donald McDonald, Wendell Mordy, Paul Porter, Lawrence Rogers, Richard Salant, Antonin Scalia, Eric Sevareid, John Wilkinson, and Harold Willens. Broadcasting and the First Amendment VIII. Jan. 31, 1973.

Creator

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Source

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, 1950-1991 (Mss 18), Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Date

1973

Rights

Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreem

Provenance

Bulk of the collection donated by the Center after it ceased operations at UCSB in 1987. Subsequent donations by Harry S. Ashmore and Otis L. Graham, Jr. , which are found in their respective sections of the Administrators' Files, 1995.

Original Format

Open reel

Duration

27:25:00

Files

Citation

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions, "TV: The Exclusive Medium, program 617," in Digital Collections, Item #5869, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/5869 (accessed September 14, 2019).