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The Lonely Century: Coming Together in a World That’s Pulling Apart | Noreena Hertz

March 22, 2021

Hidden Forces


In Episode 184, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Noreena Hertz, a renowned thought leader, academic, and broadcaster, about how a growing sense of loneliness and isolation—from ourselves and from each other—is contributing to much of the social instability, political dysfunction, and existential angst that many experience in their daily lives. The two also delve into the health consequences of isolation, as well as how the world of online dating has impacted intimacy in a way that is rarely discussed.