Cosponsors
  • Italian Academy
  • Columbia University Department of Philosophy
Notes
  • Free and open to the public
  • First come, first seated

Noam Chomsky has been described in The New York Times Book Review as "arguably the most important intellectual alive."

"The Mysteries of Nature: How Deeply Hidden?"
Also on Monday, 5 February 2007 4pm, the Teatro of the Italian Academy,
Noam Chomsky will speak about linguistics in a lecture titled, "The Mysteries of Nature: How Deeply Hidden?"
Admission to this event is free and open to the general public on a first come first served basis. Seating is, however, extremely limited. There are no tickets for this lecture.The Italian Academy is located at 1161 Amsterdam Avenue

Noam Chomsky/ Harold Pinter
Monday, 5 February, 2007 6:15pm, Miller Theater
Professor Chomsky will comment on and respond to Harold Pinter's 2005 Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech, in which Pinter excoriated the United States as being 'brutal, scornful and ruthless.' Professor Chomsky's lecture will be preceeded by a screening of Pinter's speech. Professor Chomsky will take questions from the audience on US foreign policy following the screening.

Participants
  • Featured Speaker Noam Chomsky Institute Professor of Linguistics Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Harold Pinter Nobel Prize-winning British playwright