Language and culture.

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PRA Archive #sort descending Title Description Genre Broadcast Date
BB0098.03 Culture and the question of language / produced by Colin Edwards.

Documentary exploring the retention of Spanish as a first language among Chicanos, and the role...

KPFA, 15 May 1963.
BB0827 Modern English abusage : the language vs. the linguistics / Dwight Macdonald.

Talk on tendencies to misuse the English language in America.

KPFA, 21 Sept. 1963.
BB4116 General semantics : a 20th century approach to logic, sanity, and creativity / Dr. Gina Cerminara.

Talk on the general semantic perception of reality which emphasizes the individuals viewpoint....

KPFA, 19 Feb. 1969.
BB4119 The End of the age of literacy / Walter J. Ong.

Talk on the transition from an oral to a literate system of communication, and the importance of...

KPFA, 21 Oct. 1968.
BC1042.01 Semantic abuse / John Clayton.

Discussion of language and semantics.

KPFA, Nov. 1972.
BC1042.02 Language pollution in textbooks : the propaganda of education / Terrance Moran.

Discussion of the language used in textbooks.

KPFA, Nov. 1972.
BC1042.03 Success and failure in communication / S.I. Hayakawa.

Discussion of the accomplishments in the semantics field in the 20th century.

KPFA, Nov. 1972.
BC1042.05 On the unteaching of English / Murray Kempton.

Discussion of language education.

KPFA, Nov. 1972.
BC1043 The Life of the mind : the Oxford English dictionary supplement / R. W. Burchfield ; interviewed by Richard Fioravanti.

Editor discusses the recently published dictionary supplement.

WBAI, 3 Nov. 1972.
KZ1399 Demystifying nuclear language / Sheila Tobias ; produced by Eduardo Villaseca.

Sheila Tobias, historian and author of Overcoming Math Anxiety, talks about the official...

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r.1. Talk (42 min.) -- r.2. Conclusion of talk ; Question and answer session (67 min.).

KPFK, 29 Mar. 1984.
SZ0507.01 Doublethink : bolimia / SunRa, Cecil Taylor, and Sir Charles Abramson ; produced by Senga Nengudi Fittz.

First of two programs comprised of conversations with SunRa, Taylor and Abramson, propagators of...

1989.
CSVLanguage and culture.