Poetry, Gossip and the Pursuit of Pleasure With Dale Biron

Tragedy of The Commons… Debunking A Dangerous Idea Poetically

June 16, 2022 Dale Biron Season 2 Episode 4
Poetry, Gossip and the Pursuit of Pleasure With Dale Biron
Tragedy of The Commons… Debunking A Dangerous Idea Poetically
Show Notes

In this episode, featuring the amazing poet William Carlos Williams, we will explore how stories that seem so right can be so wrong and damaging. Specifically, we’ll take on an incredibly enduring cultural story referred to as “The Tragedy of The Commons” most recently presented in a 1968 essay in the journal Science. It would become one of the most unquestioned, accepted and cited scientific papers ever. But what if it's simply not true...