Recorded at the Lensic Theater in Santa Fe, New Mexico on October 14, 2015.
This event was part of the In Pursuit of Cultural Freedom lecture series.
Henry A. Giroux is an educator, author, and public intellectual. He has written more than 60 books, most recently Neoliberalism’s War on Higher Education, The Violence of Organized Forgetting: Thinking Beyond America’s Disimagination Machine, Zombie Politics in the Age of Casino Capitalism (2nd edition), and Dangerous Thinking in the Age of the New Authoritarianism. He is a member of Truthout‘s Board of Directors and a regular contributor to the nonprofit, independent online news organization.
Giroux talked about the systematic undermining of American democracy by corporate and politically driven interests, followed by a talk with Maya Schenwar.
In this episode, he is introduced by Maya Schenwar and then gives a talk. The companion Conversation episode may be found here.
You may learn more about this event on the Lannan website; you may also listen to the audio recording of this event there.
Additional photos of this event are available on Flickr.