How Language Began: The History of Humanity’s Greatest Invention - By Daniel Everett

The second lecture of the Copernicus Festival 2019: "Language", entitled "How Language Began: The Story of Humanity's Greatest Invention", will be given by anthropologist and linguist Daniel Everett. After the lecture, a conversation with prof. Everett will be led by dr Łukasz Lamża. Daniel Everett - an anthropologist and linguist, researcher of the languages of the Amazon tribes (especially the Pirahã Indians), author of world bestsellers devoted to the nature and evolution of language, including "How Language Began: The Story of Humanity's Greatest Invention"and "Language: The Cultural Tool."