The show discusses the legacy of Herbert Marcuse, and whether the German-born philosopher’s work informs today’s progressive movement.

The Legacy of Herbert Marcuse 26 June,2007forum

Guests:
Douglas Kellner, George F. Kneller Philosophy of Education chair at UCLA and author of "Towards a Critical Theory of Society, Collected Papers of Herbert Marcuse"
William Leiss, scientist at the McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment at the University of Ottawa and co-author of "The Essential Marcuse: Selected Writings of Philosopher and Social Critic Herbert Marcuse"
Peter Marcuse, Herbert Marcuse's son and professor emeritus of Urban Planning at Columbia University
Osha Neumann, artist and social justice lawyer at the East Bay Community Law Center

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