Skip Navigation

Scout Archives

Home Projects Publications Archives About Sign Up or Log In

MIT Media Lab: MLTalks

Founded in 1985, the MIT Media Lab is dedicated to supporting interdisciplinary (or "antidisciplinary") research and to "the study, invention, and creative use of digital technologies to enhance the ways that people think, express, and communicate ideas, and explore new scientific frontiers." As part of this mission, the organization hosts a number of MLTalks, which are public interviews with a range of experts that include scholars, writers, doctors, artists, and others. On MIT Media Lab's website, interested visitors can listen to and view recordings of previous MLTalks. In one recent talk, MIT Media Lab Associate Director Andrew Lippman talks to historian and New Yorker contributor Jill Lepore about the history of evidence. In another recent talk, Joe Paradiso of the Media Lab interviews science fiction writer Neal Stephenson. Each MLTalk is approximately ninety minutes in length and features a short lecture by the featured guest, followed by a robust interview and question and answer period.
Archived Scout Publication URL
Date of Scout Publication
June 29th, 2018
Date Of Record Creation
April 24th, 2009 at 10:49am
Date Of Record Release
April 26th, 2009 at 11:26am
Resource URL Clicks


Cumulative Rating
Add Comment


(no comments available yet)