The Information Society Project at Yale Law School is an intellectual center addressing the implications of the Internet and new information technologies for law and society, guided by the values of democracy, development, and civil liberties. The ISP's work includes copyright, media law and policy, transparency, and privacy.

Upcoming Events

Journalism After Snowden: Steve Coll

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Investigative Reporting in a Time of Surveillance and Big Data

Watch LIVE here: https://new.livestream.com/yalelaw/journalismaftersnowden


Steve Coll, Dean & Henry R. Luce Professor of Journalism at Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism will give a talk as part of the Journalism After Snowden lecture series.

Dean Coll will be speaking on the topic of investigative reporting in a time of surveillance and big data. The topic is of particular note as the lecture takes place during Free Speech Week, which falls on the week of October 20th-26th this year.

This lecture series is part of a book project titled Journalism After Snowden: The Future of Free Press in the Surveillance State, which will be published by Columbia University Press in the Fall of 2015. 

The Tow Center for Digital Journalism and the Information Society Project of Yale Law School have partnered to present this series of 4 lectures as part of the larger Journalism After Snowden project this Fall.

Journalism After Snowden, funded by The Tow Foundation and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation is a yearlong series of events, research projects and writing from the Tow Center for Digital Journalism in collaboration with Columbia Journalism Review.

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Knight LAMP: Matt Powers

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 12:00pm

Room 121

Opening the News Gates? Humanitarian and Human Rights NGOs in the American News Media, 1990-2010

Matthew Powers, Assistant Professor, Department of Communication, University of Washington - Seattle