Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky, who received his Ph.D in Linguistics from the University of Pennsylvania in 1955, is Institute Professor in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has written and lectured widely on linguistics, philosophy, intellectual history, contemporary issues, international affairs, and U.S. foreign policy. His most recent discussions of contemporary affairs include Deterring Democracy: Year 501: The Conquest Continues, and Rethinking Camelot: JFK, the Vietnam War, and the U.S. Political Culture.