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Controversy at a small college campus in New England some students and parents are upset saying Williams College is hosting an appearance.
By an adult film star.
Molly Line is live from the campus in Williamstown Massachusetts Molly.
I'm and that's right colleges and universities have been and to push the envelope and bringing controversial speakers and that's essentially what's happened here Williams College.
They've decided to bring in a a porn star who's a speaker.
The speed fiercely to speak tonight is described as a quote gender queer performer -- -- performed -- approximately.
A hundred film and web scenes tonight.
Other performers work will be screened here on campus and then.
There will be discussion -- among students about pornography self love and sex education but not on campus.
Is welcoming the performance and lecture.
Well others are here's a sample of what some of the students had to say today.
We have is really passionate students to.
Care about what they think -- -- willing and eager -- creative that's -- they can express their views and learn about.
Things that mean Williams -- -- -- is have to offer so I can see what the event would be an exciting opportunity for that but on the other hand.
On -- question it's academic value.
I think that pornography.
Is an issue is is a medium that deserves critical announced this just like many other topics at Williams College.
And I think that this is a really good opportunity.
On that to engage in critical now.
What the criticism that's been received here is -- is in regards to funding -- -- -- -- sanctioning it funding an event like this we spoke with college officials today.
They explained that the performance.
The program tonight is being funded through an endowment -- twenty year old endowment that is specifically.
A set aside to fund programs regarding human sexuality and sexual orientation.
-- Molly Line thank you.
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