Cornell University

During the fall semester, in-person concerts, events and lectures that involve outside guests will not be held, per the university’s COVID-19 travel and visitor policy.

About the Series

The Peter ’69 and Marilyn ’69 Coors Conversation Series provides the Ithaca campus community with a forum for intellectual discourse on difficult yet timely issues facing the nation. The series aims to foster greater understanding across differences by bringing together speakers with a range of political viewpoints.

Free. Open to Cornell faculty, staff and students.

Michelle (Karen) LoParco 607-255-5252


Civil Discourse: Free Speech and ‘Cancel Culture’

A conversation with Masha Gessen: National Book Award Winner, Bestselling Author and Journalist, and John McWhorter: Associate Professor of English and...

10/1/2020 6pm
Virtual Event

Past events:

Civil Discourse: Executive Power with Neal Katyal and George T. Conway III

A conversation with Neal Katyal: Paul and Patricia Saunders Professor of Law at Georgetown University and a Partner at Hogan Lovells, and George T. Conway...

Civil Discourse: Is Illiberalism Corroding Our Democracy? With Ezra Klein and Andrew Sullivan

A conversation with Ezra Klein: Editor at Large,, and Andrew Sullivan: Media Pioneer and Journalist. Moderated by Liz Anker, Associate Professor,...