Updated: Added the Q&A
with Noam Chomsky
TheEthanwashere·Mar 23, 2013
Friends House in London on 18th March 2013
Professor Noam Chomsky, delivering the 2013 Edward W Said Lecture: Violence and Dignity — Reflections on the Middle East at Friends House in London on 18th March 2013. This video shows the full lecture, with introductions by Omar Al-Qattan and Mariam C Said.
The annual Edward W Said London Lecture is part of a series of cultural events and exhibitions programmed in association with The Mosaic Rooms (mosaicrooms.org) and the A M Qattan Foundation (qattanfoundation.org) to improve cultural and intellectual understanding of the Arabic world, and provide a platform for discourse and debate. The lecture is sponsored by The London Review of Books (lrb.co.uk).
A number of books by Professor Chomsky are available in our online bookshop, including his latest publication Power Systems, a series of conversations with David Barsamian on global democratic uprisings and the new challenges to U.S Empire.
[Chomsky begins at 7:30]
Mar 24, 2013
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