Gavan joined us to discuss some of the themes from his latest book - Is Free Speech racist?
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(1) The most recent 'free speech crisis', an analysis from myself and Privyamvada Gopal: https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/dec/18/free-speech-row-cambridge-restrict-expression-minorities-freedom-thought
(2) Freedom of speech 'crises' as exercises in public-making and boundary struggle (open access book)
Boundary Struggles: Contestations of Free Speech in the Norwegian Public Sphere https://press.nordicopenaccess.no/index.php/noasp/catalog/book/16
(3) Very insightful discussion of problems with how free speech is generally conceptualised: Anshuman A. Mondal (2018) The shape of free speech: rethinking liberal free speech theory https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/10304312.2018.1480463
(4) Further analysis of how digital media is shifting the nature of public debate, and the impact on racist politics, and anti-racism: Racism and Media, Gavan Titley, https://uk.sagepub.com/en-gb/eur/racism-and-media/book243579#reviews