"Academic Freedom in the University," Berkeley, 1967

Title

"Academic Freedom in the University," Berkeley, 1967

Description

Copy of Richard Hofstadter's commencement address at the University of California, Berkeley, in May 1967. Hofstadter discussed academic freedom in the university, touching on many of the same ideas that he would again emphasize at his famous Columbia University commencement speech one year later.

Also included here is a short article from the same issue of The Daily Californian in which Hofstadter comments on the antiwar movement.

Creator

Richard Hofstadter; The Daily Californian

Source

Box 23: Lectures and Speeches, Richard Hofstadter PapersRare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University in the City of New York

Date

May 1, 1967 (digitized 2016)

Format

image/jpeg

Type

Text; digital reproduction of a black-and-white photograph

Files

"Academic Freedom in the University," page one
"Academic Freedom in the University," page two
Hofstadter on the New Left

Citation

Richard Hofstadter; The Daily Californian, “"Academic Freedom in the University," Berkeley, 1967,” Richard Hofstadter at 100, accessed December 15, 2018, https://richardhofstadter100.omeka.net/items/show/125.

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