Understanding the culture wars: Weaponizing the truth (video)

Jan Blommaert

In the culture wars, the status of “truth” is absolutely central. In this lecture, Jan Blommaert describes how we are moving from a robust system of well-established discourses of truth towards a far more fragmented one, in which truth is derationalized, moralized and individualized.

 

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Author: jmeblommaert

Taalkundig antropoloog-sociolinguist, hoogleraar Taal, Cultuur en Globalisering aan Tilburg University. Politiek publicist.

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