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Program Information
 Chomsky Public Lectures 
 1. Democracy, Intellectuals + State -- 2. Biolinguistic Design, Development, Evolution
 Noam Chomsky, MIT Prof. of Linguistics
 See Notes.
Quality recordings of recent speeches by Chomsky at University College Dublin:

1. Democracy Promotion: Reflections on Intellectuals and the State (DIS) - 17 Jan 2006
2. Biolinguistic Explorations: Design, Development, Evolution (BDDE) - 20 Jan 2006
edit + production by BP

(PS: Greetz To - Iosaf IpsiPhi @ BCN - I appreciated your letter - hope this fills a gap!)
For all who really wanted to be there but couldn't make it, here are both lectures --

It is believed that the linguistics lecture will not be made available publicly from the UCD website at any stage.

This relatively jargon-free introductory lecture will be particularly interesting for those unfamiliar with Chomsky's scientific work.

These recordings are original by the author, NOT from the UCD video webcasts, and are of superior quality.

All UCD video streams ( fairly low quality in .WMV format ) are available here:

No restrictions - CopyLeft 2006

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03:05:00 English 2006-01-20
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Chomsky - Democracy, Intellectuals + State  01:05:00  48Kbps mp3
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Q + A of DIS lecture  00:39:00  48Kbps mp3
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Chomsky - Biolinguistic Design, Development, Evolution  01:02:00  48Kbps mp3
(24.66MB) Mono
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Q + A of BLDE lecture  00:19:00  48Kbps mp3
(6.45MB) Mono
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