Vermont Humanities

Robert Frost’s Life and Writing

Dailey Memorial Library 101 Junior High Drive, Derby

This series invites readers to learn more about Robert Frost's life and the diversity of his writings. Robert Frost is commonly regarded as America's greatest poet. Among his many honors are four Pulitzer Prizes and an appointment as Consultant in Poetry at the Library of Congress.

Must Free Speech Endure Hate Speech?

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Bennington 108 School St, Bennington

The First Amendment prevents Congress from passing any laws that abridge the freedom of speech. But what does that actually mean? Professor Meg Mott considers the history of speech laws in the United States, how states and municipalities have tried to curb offensive speech, and how the Supreme Court has ruled on those efforts.