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In-Depth Series

The Language Frontier

In this miniseries Skirlet discusses various different aspects of language.

The Language Frontier Episode 6 - Skirlet | 2011-06-22

In this last episode of the language frontier on syndicated Thursday and was recorded some time ago.

The final episode of The Language Frontier tackles the question of a universal language.

Listen to this episode in ogg vorbis via aesdiopod.


The Language Frontier Episode 5 - Skirlet | 2011-06-08

The penultimate episode of The Language Frontier. Skirlet talks about the world's newfound ability to communicate with one another via "the digital revolution".

Listen to this episode in ogg vorbis via aesdiopod.


The Language Frontier Episode 4 - Skirlet | 2011-05-05

Skirlet discusses what language -- the way you speak and write -- suggests about you as a person. She provides a basic intro to linguistics, and reviews some dead languages and why they died.

Listen to this episode in ogg vorbis via aesdiopod.


The Language Frontier Episode 3 - Skirlet | 2011-04-21

The third episode in Skirlet's third episode in The Language Frontier miniseries. This one, about the inefficiency of language.

Listen to this episode in ogg vorbis via aesdiopod.


The Language Frontier Episode 1 - Skirlet | 2011-01-05

Skirlet introduces her new six-part miniseries, The Language Frontier.

In this episode, she talks about the importance of language in everyday life, the media, ads, buzzwords, and more.

Listen to this episode in ogg vorbis via aesdiopod.

http://www.aesdiopod.com/thelanguagefrontier/hpr_TLF-1.ogg