VIDEO from Language and Progress: A conversation with and This conversation was so much fun. Enjoy and share!
I was honored to speak with Steven Pinker for a couple hours the other night about, well, a lot -- such as 1) language and 2) progress denialism. Whorfianism, a bit of race, whales ... via
A couple of video recommendations for you: First, an excellent discourse on the nature of language, and on societal progress w/ and (not to mention an off screen cameo by ).