September 27, 2012 5:30pm
Noam Chomsky, known throughout the world for his political and philosophical writings as well as for his groundbreaking linguistics work, is the Inaugural recipient being honored with at the People Before Profits! dinner, awards celebration, and fundraiser Thursday, September 27th at 5:30pm, hosted by the Center for Popular Economics. The celebratin will include Noam Chomsky as the keynote speaker, lively discussion, inspirational speakers, and a delicious dinner. Ticket prices range from $75-150. To reserve yours, visit Brown Paper Tickets.
Following the celebration dinner, Noam Chomsky will be giving a public talk, Who Owns the World? Resistance & Ways Forward, at the Fine Arts Center. You can reserve up to two seats call the Fine Arts Center Box Office at 545-2511 or 1-800-999-UMAS outside the local calling area, Monday-Friday from 10am to 6pm (suggested donation $10).
To learn more about these events, sponsored by Center for Popular Economics, visit the events page.
Chomsky, author of over 100 titles including Profit Over People, Media Control, and 9-11, has taught at Massachusetts Institute of Technology since 1955 and remains one of America’s most uncompromising voices of dissent.People Before Profit! Awards Celebration & Dinner Thursday September 27th @ 5:30pm UMass Amherst Campus Center, 10th Floor 1 Campus Center Way, Amherst MA Followed by Noam Chomsky Public Talk: Who Owns the World? Resistance & Ways Forward 8pm UMass Fine Arts Center 151 Presidential Drive, Amherst MA