The Idea of Language | 103 Great Ideas

1. What is the nature and function of language? 2. What is the role of language in thinking? 3. What is the difference between Spoken vs written language? 4. How can one improve one’s language? 5. What do you learn by mastering more than one language? The discussion will feature the key questions raised throughoutContinue reading “The Idea of Language | 103 Great Ideas”

Ronald Gross on Ten Tenets of Great Conversation

Ron Gross presents Ten Tenets of Great Conversation Ron Gross’ books include Peak Learning, Socrates’ Way, The Lifelong Learner, The New Professionals, and Individualism: Man in Modern Society. He co-chairs the Columbia University Seminar on Innovation; and is the Founder-Director of Conversations New York, which has pioneered in providing New Yorkers with opportunities for conversationsContinue reading “Ronald Gross on Ten Tenets of Great Conversation”