Noam Chomsky, the most influential intellectual of our time, joins the Salt Spring Forum for an exceptional on-screen event: both in film and live. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for a Salt Spring audience to speak exclusively with Noam Chomsky!
10: 30 AM: Screening of the film Requiem for the American Dream – The Chomsky Documentary.
12 PM: Intermission of light snacks & beverages generously sponsored by Country Grocer Salt Spring Island.
12:30 PM: Live and fully interactive discussion with Noam Chomsky who joins the Forum live from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) via video-conferencing software.
Noam Chomsky is professor emeritus at MIT where he taught for more than 50 years. A linguist, philosopher, historian, social critic, and activist, he is the author of more than one hundred books and is hailed as one of the world’s greatest public intellectuals.
Trailer for the documentary Requiem for the American Dream: