>
  • Collected
  • Podcast

Steven Pinker, part 1

PinkerKahan

Steven Pinker speaks with Marcy Kahan about their shared childhood, good writing and democratic dictionaries. Steven Pinker speaks with his old friend and schoolmate, the RLF’s Marcy Kahan, about coming of age in Montreal’s Anglophone Jewish community, the nature of good writing and the ‘classic style’, and managing a dictionary by democratic processes.


You might also like:

A picture of a sign outside a library that says 'unlock your mind, start reading.'
Collected Podcast

The Power of Reading

Michaela Morgan celebrates the power of poetry, Jasbinder Bilan rewrites a classic book and Tom Lee addresses his readers.

An image of books on a bookshelf.
Collected Podcast

Writers as Outsiders

RLF Fellows James Attlee, Lesley Glaister, Ruth Dugdall, and Mark Blacklock examine the idea of not fitting in, whether that…

Illustration by Fran Pulido of two books that look like open books next to a microphone.
Collected Podcast

Writing Technique

RLF Fellows Adriana Hunter, Simon Robson, and Anna Wilson explore technical challenges they have overcome in their work, such as…