Educational TV in Nova Scotia: Prospects and Possibilities

Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 19:00

Nova Scotia and all of Atlantic Canada need a commercial-free public educational broadcaster like other provinces in Canada and as PBS in the US. A public educational broadcaster works to create an informed public—about public issues, culture and arts, and local government and community initiatives. This is a home for independent journalism, documentary and local programming uninfluenced by advertising.

Join Rudy Buttignol, president and CEO of The Knowledge Network, for a public lecture on the prospects for public broadcasting in Nova Scotia. A Q&A will follow the lecture -- a rare chance to see the inner workings of Canada's most successful public broadcaster. The lecture and Q&A will be moderated by NSCAD professor and film historian Darrell Varga.

Sunday June 4, 7 pm, McNally Theatre Auditorium, Saint Mary’s University

McNally Theatre Auditorium, Main Floor
923 Robie St.
Halifax , NS
Nova Scotia CA

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