Posts Tagged ‘TED talk’

Jackson Katz on feminism and men

Monday, May 6th, 2013

Very good talk on men and feminism by Jackson Katz at a TEDx on women. He needs to slow down and take a breath, but in general this is fantastic.

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Geoffrey West: The surprising math of cities and corporations

Saturday, October 22nd, 2011

Geoffrey West: The surprising math of cities and corporations. How come it’s so hard to kill a city?

There is an interesting discussion of West’s idea in the NYT. I find them interesting, but unclear on the implications for the increasing appetite for new resources.

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Paola Antonelli treats design as art

Thursday, June 4th, 2009

I can forgive Paola Antonelli for liking Karim Rashid because I love her. She’s the design curator at the MoMA in NYC and she has this amazing knack for animating our built and designed environment in an entertaining and charming way while also lightly inserting some very serious remarks about its history and politics.

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