By Steven Connor
From the moans, whimpers and sobs of human grief, to the playful linguistic twisting of nonsense, past phrases probes the fringes and bounds of human language, and our definitions and notions of ‘voice’ and that means, to problem our uncomplicated assumptions approximately what it really is to speak and the place which means lies in language.
By attractive with the tics, utterances and vocal sounds frequently marginalized, trivialized or neglected thoroughly in phonetics and linguistics, past phrases provides the reader with a startling and engaging new option to have interaction with language itself.
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Beyond Words: Sobs, Hums, Stutters and other Vocalizations by Steven Connor