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Elements of Surprise

I heard about Vera Tobin’s book¬†Elements of Surprise¬†on the Hidden Brain podcast. Shankar Vedantam was interviewing Tobin about her work analyzing the ways in which knowing/not knowing affects the unfolding of narrative and how writers/filmmakers plant seeds to make plot

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Words Origins as the Gateway to Empathy | The Ploughshares Blog

Etymology as Pedagogy: How Words Teach Me to Live | The Ploughshares Blog.

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