A View from the South

Henry Mayer

in The Free Speech Movement

Published by University of California Press

Published in print January 2002 | ISBN: 9780520222212
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520928619 | DOI:
A View from the South

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This chapter describes the chapter's author's experiences as a student activist in the Free Speech Movement (FSM). It explains that he participated in the FSM in the certain knowledge that he had exercised his rights as an undergraduate at the University of North Carolina (UNC) more fully than he was permitted to as a graduate student in Berkeley. It discusses the advantages of UNC over the University of California, Berkeley in terms of student rights.

Keywords: student activist; FSM; UNC; graduate student; student rights; University of California; Berkeley

Chapter.  6110 words. 

Subjects: History of the Americas

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