They're connected because of what we've called them.
August 11, 2010 12:30 PM Subscribe
Words can change the way we think and feel.
posted by Narrative Priorities (24 comments total)
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An exploration of how language connects our inner thoughts to the outside world.
Created by Will Hoffman and Daniel Mercadante at Everynone
, this piece is a response to the recent "Words
" episode of WNYC's Radiolab
. The episode explores the ways that language shapes our experiences, including the question or whether or not naming and describing a thing literally changes our perception of it, not just how we think about it consciously but how it's processed by our brains.
Everynone is a small production company based in New York and Los Angeles, and has previously created other videos for Radiolab: Moments