The Radio Times logo

The Death of Nuance

  • Season 1
  • 5 episodes
  • Documentary and factual
  • News and current affairs
Advertisement

Episode 2: Twisting My Words

Summary

Oliver Burkeman explores how language may actually limit our capacity for nuanced thought - depending on how we choose to use it. He dives into the world of 'untranslatable words' with Tim Lomas, a psychologist who collects unscramble words from different cultures, and discovers how expanding our vocabulary could change not only our view of the world, but our understanding of our own minds

How to listen

Next on

There are no live broadcasts scheduled for this show. But it is available via the streaming provider below.

Streaming

Credits

Crew

rolename
ProducerElizabeth Ann Duffy

All episodes

Advertisement

RadioTimes.com is getting better. Fresh new look, redesigned programme hub, richer content…

FIND OUT MORE
Advertisement

Sponsored content