Alison Gopnik Media
Iíve written about science for a broad audience in many places, particularly Edge and Slate, but also the New York Times, New Scientist, the New York Review of Books, the Times Literary Supplement, and the Wall Street Journal. Iíve also appeared on many radio and television programs.
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philosophy bites (Alison Gopnik on Hume and Buddhism)
Charlie Rose Show [video]
The Colbert Report [video]
New Children Will Be Born
Imagination Is Real
Babies Are More Conscious Than We Are
Gopnik's Learning Curve and Gopnik's Gender Curves
Why Preschool Shouldn't Be Like School
Diagnosing the Digital Revolution
What John Tierney Gets Wrong About Women Scientists
How Weird Is Consciousness?
To Drug Or Not To Drug
The Real Reason Children Love Fantasy
College Makeover: Let Them Solve Problems
What the Myth of Mirror Neurons Gets Wrong
New York Times Pieces:
What Siblings Do To Us (with Adam Gopnik)
Consciousness? The Great Illusion?
Your Baby Is Smarter Than You Think
How We Learn
Children Need Childhood
Wall Street Journal piece:
What's Wrong With The Teenage Mind?
The Atlantic Monthly piece:
How an 18th-Century Philosopher Helped Solve My Midlife Crisis: David Hume, the Buddha, and a search for the Eastern roots of the Western Enlightenment
blogging heads video