Spontaneous Culture. Emotional Intelligence.
Literary theorists of the past half-century—who now dominate the humanities—encourage us to assume ill-intentions of one another. This contrasts with the 'empathetic' humanities, which aim for more understanding and less judging in our daily lives.
January 16, 2019
Philosophers are exemplars in disagreeing vehemently but civilly with others. Like them, using these 4 principles can help us have arguments that are effective against extremism.
December 26, 2018
A new book protests the postmodernist refutations of shared truth and grand narratives—we struggle because we lack story and soul.
September 24, 2018