Eli Alshanetsky
Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Temple University

Eli Alshanetsky is an assistant professor of philosophy at Temple University in Philadelphia. He is the author of Articulating a Thought (2019).

Written by Eli Alshanetsky

Taylor Hackford and Isabella Rossellini get to the point. Photo by Eve Arnold/Magnum

Essay/
Philosophy of language
Thoughts into words

Here’s the paradox of articulation: are you excavating existing ideas, or do your thoughts come into being as you speak?

Eli Alshanetsky