Freedom of expression is crucial to maintaining a healthy democracy. The menu below contains resources to help you better understand the First Amendment, learn about notable artistic freedom cases and take action against censorship in your institutions and communities.
If you feel your right to speak, think or create is under threat, we’re here to help.
Featured Resources for Curators and Art Administrators
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|A Manual For Art Freedom||Visual Art|
|Museum Best Practices for Managing Controversy||Visual Art|
|Art and Culture Censorship Timeline||Visual Art, Video Games|
|Depictions of Animal Cruelty: NCAC's Amicus Curiae Brief in U.S. v. Stevens|
|NCAC Backgrounder: A Primer on Sex, Sexuality, and The Law||Nudity & Pornography|
|Making Art After September 11th: the ART NOW archive||Visual Art|
|Decency, Arts, and the First Amendment: The Case of Rudy Giuliani||Visual Art, Nudity & Pornography|
|Symbols Into Soldiers: Art, Censorship and Religion||Visual Art, Religion|