So many good books, so little time….

From this interesting website:

Animation – Is That A Fish In Your Ear? – David Bellos from Penguin Books on Vimeo.

From what Manhattanese has in common with the Kuuk Thaayorre language of South Australia to why we don’t have a word for all things with chrome handlebars, Is That a Fish in Your Ear?: Translation and the Meaning of Everything dances across linguistic fascination, cultural history, and pure wit to deliver a unique meditation on mankind’s ever-evolving tango with global communication.

(review by Maria Popova)

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