September 23rd, 2019 | 56 mins 50 secs
english, historical linguistics, immigration, language, lexicography, linguistics, racism, sociolinguistics, words, xenophobia
Carrie and Megan talk to Ben Zimmer about the rhetoric of "infestation" and "invasion" and the history of their use.
April 8th, 2019 | 1 hr 3 mins
dictionaries, dictionary, difficult words, lexicography, linguistics, words
Carrie and Megan talk with Jane Solomon about her upcoming book The Dictionary of Difficult Words.
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