Award-winning CBC personality Jian Ghomeshi will be in Sackville on Friday November 18 to speak at Mount A.

Ghomeshi deliver the Josiah Wood Lecture as part of Mount Allison’s President’s Speakers Series. Ghomeshi’s lecture, entitled Pop Culture for Social Change will take place at 7 p.m. in Convocation Hall.

The lecture is free of charge and all are welcome to attend.

Jian Ghomeshi is an award-winning broadcaster, writer, musician and producer. He is the host and co-creator of the national daily talk program, Q, on CBC Radio One and bold TV. Since its inception in 2007, Q has garnered the largest audience of any cultural affairs program in Canada and has become the highest-rated show in its morning time slot in CBC history.

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