2019 Samuel L. Becker Memorial Conference
Listening for Justice in Public and Private Spaces
Saturday, October 26
10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.; reception to follow (View full schedule)
Iowa City Public Library, Meeting Room A
Iowa City, Iowa
Join us for a one-day event with three renowned communication experts who will help us explore how to listen for opportunities to create more egalitarian possibilities within interpersonal, mediated, and public spaces.
This conference honors the life and work of Samuel L. Becker (1923–2012), noted communication scholar and Distinguished Professor Emeritus of the University of Iowa Department of Communication Studies. The department has assembled a day of speakers to address the conference theme “Listening for Justice in Public and Private Spaces” from a wide range of perspectives from the field of communication. This event is free and open to the public.
View the conference schedule. The 2019 Samuel L. Becker Memorial Conference is free; advance registration is required and available here.