Professor Noam Chomsky FBA

Linguistic Theory, Syntax, Semantics, Philosophy of Language

Elected 1974

Corresponding Fellow
1974
Philosophy

Current post

Emeritus Professor of Linguistics and Philosophy, MIT; Laureate Professor of Linguistics, Agnese Nelms Haury Chair, University of Arizona

Past appointments

MIT Linguistics and Philosophy Institute Professor & Professor of Linguistics emeritus

Jan 1955 - Jan 2017

Top picks

In Conversation with Noam Chomsky - A British Academy event

Video

Professor Noam Chomsky’s work over the past 60 years has profoundly changed the way we think about language. In this video he talks about his reflections on a lifetime of linguistics research and as one of the leading thinkers of our time.

Well-being with Noam Chomsky, Marina Warner, AC Grayling, John Kay and Baroness Kennedy of the Shaws

Video

Noam Chomsky, Marina Warner, AC Grayling, John Kay and Baroness Kennedy of the Shaws answer the questions: What is well-being? How can governments increase well-being?

The Chomsky Effect With Robert Barsky

Audio

Noam Chomsky had two giant careers: one in the science of language, another in the rough and tumble of anti-war politics, beckoning the question is it one Chomsky or two?

Publications

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