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The Allusionist

A Poetry and Arts podcast featuring Helen Zaltzman
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102. New Rules
I don’t know exactly when or where, but at some point in the past few years, I stopped putting punctuation at the end of sentences. Why? The internet made me do it! Internet linguist Gretchen McCulloch, cohost of Lingthusiasm podcast and the author…
101. Two Or More
Oysters, fragrances, canoeing, space stations, God, hats, and of course people - the word ‘bisexual’ has described a great deal of different things, with different meanings, in its fairly short existence. And that whole time, it has had a pretty bu…
56+12. Joins & Pride
To celebrate Pride Month, I’m playing two of the Allusionist episodes that have stuck with me the most during the show’s existence. The first is Joins. You listeners talk about your particular experiences in your trans bodies, dealing with the ava…


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saasy reviewed this podcast on Sep 22nd, 2018
"Great podcast for anyone who enjoys a playful and informative approach to examining the evolution of the English language."

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Jan 14th, 2015
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Jun 26th, 2019
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