Pip Williams - 'There Was So Many Gaps In The History Of The Oxford Dictionary'


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Apr 27 2020 29 mins   2
Pip Williams is co-author of the book Time Bomb: Work Rest and Play in Australia Today, and in 2017 she wrote One Italian Summer, which was published with Affirm Press to wide acclaim. Pip has also published travel articles, book reviews, flash fiction and poetry. Ahead of the release of her book, The Dictionary of Lost Words, Ben and Shanu sat down with Pip to discuss the book and it's research process, the gender politics and history around the Oxford Dictionary, the incredible lost words in the book and more. Books mentioned in this podcast: 'The Dictionary of Lost Words' by Pip Williams--> https://bit.ly/2yjmGpL Hosts: Ben Hunter & Shanu Prasad Guest: Pip Williams Producer: Nick Wasiliev