James Geary:
Τζέιμς Γκίρι, μεταφορικά μιλώντας

TEDGlobal 2009 · 9:30 · Filmed Jul 2009
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Ο λάτρης των γνωμικών και συγγραφέας Τζέιμς Γκίρι αναλύει μια συναρπαστική και πανταχού παρούσα ιδιότητα της ανθρώπινης γλώσσας: τη μεταφορά. Φιλική προς τους συγγραφείς, από τον Αριστοτέλη μέχρι τον Έλβις, η μεταφορά μπορεί ανεπαίσθητα να επηρεάσει τις αποφάσεις μας, λέει ο Γκίρι.

Lost jobs, wayward lovers, wars and famine — come to think of it, just about any of life's curveballs — there's an aphorism for it, and James Geary's got it. Full bio
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