In this episode of the podcast we discuss “How to Talk to Your Mother (Notes)” by Lorrie Moore, “Fixation of Belief” by philosopher Charles Sanders Peirce, and other high-minded topics because we’re snobs like that.
Text of the Lorrie Moore short story can be found by clicking here: http://www.narrativemagazine.com/issues/stories-week-2009-2010/how-talk-your-mother
“Fixation of Belief” by Charles Sanders Peirce is discussed in great detail by Avery Archer here: http://thespaceofreasons.blogspot.com/2012/05/outline-of-peirces-fixation-of-belief.html
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Some of the writers mentioned in the podcast with links to some of their better works are listed below: