Tom Wolfe on Chomsky, Human Evolution and Speech

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Writer Tom Wolfe joins us in studio for an interview on his latest book.

Tom Wolfe, author of more than a dozen books, among them The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, The Right Stuff, The Bonfire of the Vanities, A Man in Full, and his newest, The Kingdom of Speech, reviews the history of various theories for how and why humans talk and makes the case all human achievement comes as a result of our ability to speak.