22 min

012 - Does language affect how we think‪?‬ Intergalactic Tarboush

    • Entrepreneurship

Iyad and Ahmed delve into the relationship between language and thought, discuss ideas about a potential Arabic-language podcast, and even pivot to modern discoveries about the Earth's mantle; in true Intergalactic Tarboush form.
Episode Timetags:
00:00 - Does language affect thought?
03:30 - Arabic and translating vs. rewriting
05:50 - The decline of the Arabic-language public sphere
07:45 - An Arabic-language Kawaakibi Foundation podcast?
08:20 - How Iyad's son navigates being quadrilingual
11:30 - Is Hisham Matar an "Arabic writer"?
16:00 - Strange blobs in the Earth's mantle
20:30 - The Quran on the moon "splitting"

Iyad and Ahmed delve into the relationship between language and thought, discuss ideas about a potential Arabic-language podcast, and even pivot to modern discoveries about the Earth's mantle; in true Intergalactic Tarboush form.
Episode Timetags:
00:00 - Does language affect thought?
03:30 - Arabic and translating vs. rewriting
05:50 - The decline of the Arabic-language public sphere
07:45 - An Arabic-language Kawaakibi Foundation podcast?
08:20 - How Iyad's son navigates being quadrilingual
11:30 - Is Hisham Matar an "Arabic writer"?
16:00 - Strange blobs in the Earth's mantle
20:30 - The Quran on the moon "splitting"

22 min