Literature

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

Video playlists about Literature

Talks for lifelong readers

7 talks • 1h 20m
Whether you're a budding bibliophile or already in the throes of whirlwind romance with your favorite writers, these talks are for you!

The power of fiction

10 talks • 2h 23m
These talks analyze the ways a story can enhance, alter and transform how we see the world around us.

Talks that inspired TED Books

6 talks • 1h 23m
Have you ever finished watching a talk and been eager to learn more? Long enough to explore a powerful idea but short enough to read in a single sitting, TED Books pick up where TED Talks leave off.

Talks for when you wish you had time to read

7 talks • 1h 44m
When you’re just too busy to curl up with a good book, these talks bring the beauty of literature in audio form.

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