This episode continues by discussing the historical background of Deuteronomy and then exploring the science of memory, importance of commemoration, and the way stories can change us. The class also addresses the distinctions between law, commandment, and morality.
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Other Reading: Look over the rest of Deuteronomy
Sheldon guest hosts and Dorothy, Jeff and Ben continue the discussion.
Memory and Forgetting, RadioLab
Authoring the Old Testament (This topic comes up since Moses could not have narrated his own death)