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Taft Talks

Henry Giroux

Scholar and cultural critic, Dr. Henry Giroux is best known for his pioneering work in public pedagogy, cultural studies, youth studies, higher education, media studies, and critical theory. Dr. Giroux has held numerous distinguished visiting positions, awards, and honors. In 2002 Routledge named Giroux as one of the top fifty educational thinkers of the modern period. He currently holds the McMaster University Chair for Scholarship in the Public Interest.

Questions in this interview:

  • How would you define neoliberalism? (00:17)
  • What is the war on youth? (02:10)
  • How did the Mayans deal with dirty/gray water? (05:32)
  • Where do we go from here? (07:44)

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