2 Sussex Ave, Innis Town Hall
Time: Jan 26th, 6:30 pm End: Jan 26th, 9:00 pm
he Centre for the Study of the United States F. Ross Johnson-Connaught Lecture Series is pleased to present
FILM SCREENING: CITIZENFOUR
Ben Wizner (@benwizner) is the Director of the ACLU's Speech, Privacy & Technology Project. For nearly fifteen years, he has worked at the intersection of civil liberties and national security, litigating numerous cases involving airport security policies, government watch lists, surveillance practices, targeted killing, and torture. He appears regularly in the global media, has testified before Congress, and is an adjunct professor at New York University School of Law. Since July of 2013, he has been the principal legal advisor to NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. Ben is a graduate of Harvard College and New York University School of Law and was a law clerk to the Hon. Stephen Reinhardt of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Ron Deibert, (Oont, PhD, University of British Columbia) is Professor of Political Science, and Director of the Citizen Lab at the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto. The Citizen Lab is an interdisciplinary research and development hothouse working at the intersection of the Internet, global security, and human rights.
Film will begin at 6:30 pm sharp.
This event is free and open to the public. Registration is not required for this event. Seating is on a first-come, first-seated basis.
For further information please contact the Centre for Study of United States at (416) 946-8900.