Matthew Lippman talks about how the power of music transcends all other human forces to lift the spirit; it is no laughing matter.
i.e. "This information was provided by the World Science Festival." Matthew Lippman is a poet as well as an English teacher at Beaver Country Day School. He is also a Poet. His collection MESMERIZINGLY SADLY BEAUTIFUL won the 2018 Levis Prize and will be published by Four Way Books in 2020. His recent collection, A LITTLE GUT MAGIC is published by Nine Mile Books. He is the Editor and Founder of the web based project Love’s Executive Order (www.lovesexecutiveorder.com). This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx