Table of Contents
- Descriptive Summary
- Access Information
- Use Information
- Acquisition Information
- Processing Information
- Preferred Form of Citation
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Arrangement of the Papers
- Detailed Description of the Collection
- Smith, Stephen A.
- Freedom of Speech Periodical Collection
- Inclusive Dates
- MC 2102
- 0.75 linear feet (2 boxes)
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
Please call (479) 575-8444 or email firstname.lastname@example.org at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.
Copies of the Freedom of Speech periodicals may be made for research use only.
No Interlibrary Loan.
Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).
The Freedom of Speech Periodical Collection was donated to Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, in March 2016 by Stephen A. Smith, of Fayetteville, Arkansas.
Processed by Allison McPherson; completed March 2016.
Preferred Form of Citation
Freedom of Speech Periodical Collection (MC 2102), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.
See Special Collections Citation Guide for more detailed information on how to cite specific documents from the collection.
Stephen A. Smith is a professor emeritus of the University of Arkansas, Department of Communication. Smith served as an expert in the areas of freedom of speech, political communication, and new media. He retired in 2015.
Scope and Content Note
This collection is comprised of 76 periodicals on freedom of speech. The Yearbook of the Committee on Freedom of Speech of the Speech Association of America, was first published by the National Communication Association in 1960. In 1970, the title changed to Free Speech Yearbook. Currently this periodical is published under the title First Amendment Studies. The Freedom of Speech Newsletter was published by the Committee on Freedom of Speech, Speech Communication Association. The Communication Law Review, published by Freedom and Responsibilities of Speech Division, Southern States Communication Association, was first published in 1983 and is currently disseminated online.
Arrangement of the Papers
Materials are arranged in chronological order.
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection
|Box 1||Folder 1|
Yearbook of the Committee on Freedom of Speech of the Speech Association of America, 1962, 1964-1965
|Box 1||Folder 2|
Yearbook of the Committee on Freedom of Speech of the Speech Association of America, 1965-1967
|Box 1||Folder 3|
Yearbook of the Committee on Freedom of Speech of the Speech Association of America, 1968-1969
|Box 1||Folder 4|
Free Speech Yearbook, 1970-1971
|Box 1||Folder 5|
Freedom of Speech Newsletter, 1962-1971
|Box 1||Folder 6|
Freedom of Speech Newsletter, 1972-1976
|Box 2||Folder 1|
Freedom of Speech Newsletter, 1977-1984
|Box 2||Folder 2|
Freedom of Speech Newsletter, 1986-1990
|Box 2||Folder 3|
Communication Law Review, n.d.
END OF COLLECTION