CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Richard Spencer, a self-described leader of the "Alt-Right," will be speaking at the University of Cincinnati in March.
UC provided Spencer's attorneys with three available dates in March to use Zimmer Hall. Spencer has selected March 14, a Wednesday during UC's spring break.
"In order for the university to meet its educational obligations, safety and logistical considerations require that the time of the event occur outside of our academic session," said Lori Ross, UC's Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel, in a letter to Spencer's attorneys.
Attorney Kyle Bristow says Spencer will speak for an hour about his "Alt-Right political philosophy" and answer questions from the audience for an hour thereafter.
Spencer drew large crowds -- of both protesters and supporters -- in October when he spoke at the University of Florida. That week, U.S. Senator for Florida Marco Rubio described Spencer's message as racist.
At UC.edu/freespeech, this message has been posted: