The Weight of Language
In Sapiens, Harari beautifully explains how the truly unique trait of Sapiens is our ability to create and believe fiction. All other animals use their communication system to describe reality. We use our communication system to create new realities”.
On this note, we cannot disregard the historical importance
of communication systems and how they have evolved to be what we consider it nowadays-the creation of new realities.
How do public speeches impact audiences and how can design help us visualize the matter while delivering power in the hands of the “listener”?