The author argues that conversation is essential to our development as fully civilised human beings. Zeldin wants to change the way people think about themselves and their history and as a result of this change the way they behave towards one another. A source of ideas about what conversation is and has been. Based on Zeldin's RADIO FOUR series.
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Review: Conversation: How Talk Can Change Our LivesUser Review - David - Goodreads
"So often I had an urge to converse with others like I did with my journal." Read full review
Review: Conversation: How Talk Can Change Our LivesUser Review - Kent Winward - Goodreads
I picked up this little book because the author was mentioned by Alain de Botton in his NYT Book Review Interview. I was intrigued by the idea of generating new and more vibrant conversations, but in ... Read full review