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The Defamation Experience

Thursday, November 12 | 6-8:30 p.m. PT
This event is free and open to all WSU students, faculty, and staff.

You are a juror in this interactive courtroom drama that explores issues surrounding race, class, religion, gender, and the law. The Defamation Experience will feature a 70-minute film, audience deliberation, and a post-show discussion. 

Audience participation will take place through the chat feature on Zoom. There may be some opportunities to speak if time allows.


Registration closes Monday, Nov. 9. Participants will be emailed a Zoom link one day prior to the event. Participants are also invited to attend a follow-up conversation on Thursday, Nov. 19 at 6 p.m. PT. 

This event is sponsored by the Common Reading Program and the Division of Student Affairs Office of Outreach & Education.

Learn more about the Defamation Experience.