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Use and Abuse of Language in Contemporary Public Discourse

Sat October 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Use and Abuse of Language
Massachusetts Peace Action Community Forum:

A public conversation about the use and abuse of language in contemporary public discourse

Jason Stanley. Photo Courtesy of Tania/A3
Jason Stanley. Photo Courtesy of Tania/A3

with Jason Stanley, a Professor of Philosophy at Yale University.  Prof. Stanley is an expert in the philosophy of language; his recent work focuses on the role of language in political movements.  He is the author of many books, including How Propaganda Works and How Fascism Works. 

Saturday, Oct. 16, 10am – 12noon.

Light breakfast will be served

Media Education Foundation Community Room, 60 Masonic St. Northampton, MA. 

This free event is sponsored by Massachusetts Peace Action, UMass Department of Philosophy and the Media Education Foundation.

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Date:
Sat October 16
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
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Media Education Foundation
60 Masonic St
Northampton,MA01060United States
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