Ep. 138 Charles Eisenstein “Questioning Quantification” + Bretton Woods@75 Keynote

October 02, 2019

Playing for Team Human today, Author and Gift Economy Advocate, Charles Eisenstein.

Charles joins Team Human to share how he believes quantification is changing the way we think about climate, ecology and human beings. Less of an interview, this informal conversation was recorded at Bretton Woods@75 where Charles and Douglas were both speakers. They discuss the role work plays in our lives, and explore some of the new ways economic systems might be structured in order to put humans at the center.

This week’s Team Human also includes a monologue recorded live from Bretton Woods@75.

You can find out more about Charles’ work at: https://charleseisenstein.org

You can find out more about Bretton Woods@75: https://www.brettonwoods.org/

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You can read written versions of Rushkoff’s show monologues at Medium.

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On this episode you heard Fugazi’s “Foreman’s Dog” in the intro thanks to the kindness of the band and Dischord Records.

Team Human is a production of the Laboratory for Digital Humanism at Queens CUNY. Our new producer is Josh Chapdelaine, Luke Robert Mason edited and mixed this show, and we can’t quantify how much we miss Stephen Bartolomei.

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