Identity

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of identity.

Exclusive articles about Identity

Life: A play in multiple acts

“All of us are walking around with an illusion, an illusion that our personal history has just come to an end. We have just recently become the people we were always meant to be...

Video playlists about Identity

Elif Shafak: 7 truly captivating talks

7 talks • 1h 53m
Novelist Elif Shafak says, “Even long after I listened to these talks, I noticed I was carrying the words with me wherever I traveled. I can listen to these speakers again and again, hearing something new each time.”

Talks about Identity


TRH: Identities

Episode: Identities

Each of us has a sense of who we are, where we come from, and what we believe. But is identity assigned at birth? Shaped by circumstance? Or is it something we choose, that changes over time? In this hour, TED speakers describe their journeys to answer the question: Who am I? Listen now