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Amy Goodman Delivers Selkirk College’s Mir Centre for Peace Lecture

Castlegar, BC

April 08, 2017 | Saturday | 7:30 pm

Brilliant Cultural Centre

1876 Brilliant Rd,
Castlegar, BC V1N 4K2 ( see map )
Selkirk College’s Mir Centre for Peace Lecture series welcomes award winning alternative investigative journalist Amy Goodman to Castlegar this spring.

Selkirk College’s Mir Centre for Peace says, “We recognize world peace will come, not through one simple act but rather as the final outcome of thousands of smaller undertakings. Dialogue plays a key role and we seek to encourage this with the following inspiring speakers, promoting culture of peace in our communities. Drawing on a diverse selection of local and international speakers, the Mir Lecture Series delivers new views on community and global issues.”

$25 general public / $20 students and seniors. Tickets will be sold at the Castlegar campus bookstore and at the Silver King campus bookstore in Nelson. Tickets will also be available at Otter Books in Nelson by cash or cheque only. A limited number of tickets will also be for sale at the local Selkirk College campuses in Nakusp, Kaslo, Trail and Grand Forks. They will also be available for purchase over the phone with a major credit card by calling 250.365.1281.

Amy Goodman

Amy goodman
Amy Goodman is the host and executive producer of Democracy Now!, a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 1,400 public television and radio stations worldwide.

The Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard honored Goodman with the 2014 I.F. Stone Medal for Journalistic Independence Lifetime Achievement Award....