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Dialogue: Chomsky and Krauss

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Date: 
Sunday, March 22, 2015 - 7:00pm
Participants: 
Noam Chomsky, Lawrence Krauss.


Blog: Three Questions with Noam Chomsky, March 27, 2015

ASU News: Chomsky discusses science, politics with ASU's Krauss, March 24, 2015

Blog: Who is Noam Chomsky?, March 4, 2015

Update 3/18/15: This event is now sold out. If you were not able to get a ticket, you can watch the event live at http://www.ustream.tv/asutv.  You can tweet your questions for Profs. Chomsky and Krauss to @asuorigins #chomskykrauss - please be sure to have them in no later than the start of intermission.
There will be a booksigning after the event.  Please be aware that due to limited time the featured speakers will sign no more than 2 books each, a total of 4 books per person.  Have your books open to the title page to facilitate signing. 
Candid photography while in line is permitted, however posed photographs or selfies with the speakers are not permitted.

Join intellectual giant Noam Chomsky and Lawrence Krauss for an intimate evening of conversation at the Origins Project Dialogue. Science, Mind, and Politics will be a candid and unscripted conversation on contemporary issues on the nature of humanity, the power of science and the mind, and global social justice. This will make for a thought-provoking and controversial evening.

Institute Professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Noam Chomsky is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Academy of Science. He has received numerous awards for his contribution to the study of linguistics, intellectual history, and philosophy, including the Kyoto Prize, the Helmholtz Medal, and the Dorothy Eldridge Peacemaker Award, among others.  A prolific author and public speaker, you can find more information about his publications at http://www.chomsky.info.

Lawrence Krauss is an author, professor, physicist, public intellectual and Director of the Origins Project at Arizona State University. He is called upon to share his views worldwide on many diverse topics and is a sought after speaker for events ranging from the World Economic Forum to the Larry King Show.

For the first time, free pizza will be served at Gammage for students with an event ticket and ASU ID.  Pizza will be served from 5:30-6:30pm, first come, first served.