Articles for Languages/Linguistic curiosities

Is Latin still relevant in today’s world?

by Pisana Ferrari - cApStAn Ambassador to the Global Village We live in an age in which we communicate with "hashtags, broken sentences and fragments of ideas" and where opinion and debate are reduced to "liking and disliking, binary options rather than articulate responses". The author of the recent Financial ...

Multidisciplinary Task Forces to Manage Complexity

Two weeks ago, a complete 18th century library was discovered in Bouillon. The books, all of them over 200 years old, are in pristine condition. A miracle for bibliophiles. The 18th century was the last moment in history when it seemed possible for Encyclopedists to be well-informed about the latest developments ...