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Talk the Talk: John Gumperz

Tuesday 16th April / presented by Daniel Midgley Ben Ainslie

Legendary linguist John Gumperz passed away recently, and leaves behind a body of work that changed linguistic study as we know it.

Gumperz was a pioneer of the burgeoning field of interactional sociolinguistics, and it explains how we understand each other — or misunderstand each other — across cultures.

Linguist Daniel Midgley gets social on this episode of Talk the Talk.

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