Leapdragon 2016 - Aron Hsiao Was Here

There’s a certain combination of  §

erudition and fearlessness amongst top academics that is both tremendously appealing and at the same time incredibly deceptive. Deceptive because when both appear to dominate at the same time. To presume that erudition must dominate is to miss the incredible amount of risk-taking and freeness of thought that is necessary for top scholarship, yet to presume that risk an freedom dominate is to miss the fact that risk and freedom not fully tamed by erudition are, simply, idiocy.