S2 E1: Forensic Linguistics – Dr. Nicci MacLeod

Episode Transcript [Eva-Maria] Welcome back to Season two of much language such talk. Now that we’re back, you can expect new episodes every other Thursday again, isn’t that exciting? We are very happy that you have decided to tune in for today’s episode, and we already have fantastic topics and guests lined up for the nextContinue reading “S2 E1: Forensic Linguistics – Dr. Nicci MacLeod”

S1 E17: World Refugee Day – Debora Kayembe

Listen here! Episode Transcript [Eva-Maria] Welcome back to another episode of Much Language Such Talk. It’s me again, Eva-Maria, and my co-host for today is Bérengère. Welcome back! [Bérengère] Hi! [Eva-Maria] Hi, good to have you! Before we dive in, I’m going to remind everyone again to head over to our website mlstpodcast.com for theContinue reading “S1 E17: World Refugee Day – Debora Kayembe”

S1 E16: Languages for All – Thomas Chaurin

Listen here! Episode Transcript [Brittany]  Hello, and welcome back to another episode of Much Language Such Talk. In this episode, you’ll be listening to me, [Brittany], and our fabulous volunteer, Zoe who has just handed in her final assignment of her undergraduate degree in Philosophy and Linguistics from the University of Edinburgh. [Zoe] speaks French,Continue reading “S1 E16: Languages for All – Thomas Chaurin”

S1 E15: Multilingual Families – Dr. Ute Limacher-Riebold & Korina Topalidou

For the International Day of Families, we have two special guests: Dr. Ute Limacher-Riebold and Korina Topalidou. Listen here! Episode Transcript [Eva-Maria] Hello everybody and welcome back to another episode of much language such talk. Today you’re hearing from me, Eva-Maria, and we are dedicating this episode to the International Day of families that happened onContinue reading “S1 E15: Multilingual Families – Dr. Ute Limacher-Riebold & Korina Topalidou”

S1 E14: Spanish Language – Dr. Carlos Soler Montes

Listen here! Episode Transcript [Carine]  Hola y bienvenidos al podcast Must Language Such Tak. Today you’ll be hearing from me, Carine, and my wonderful co-host Maria. Hi, Maria, how are you? [Maria] Nice to see you! [Carine]  As it’s Spanish Language Day on the 23rd of April, today we’re talking with Dr. Carlos Soler Montes,Continue reading “S1 E14: Spanish Language – Dr. Carlos Soler Montes”

S1 E13: Bilingualism & Autism – Dr. Bérengère Digard & Sonny Hallett

Dr Bérengère Digard has just finished her PhD in Psychiatry at the University of Edinburgh. Her research focused on how being bilingualism shapes the way autistic and non-autistic adults understand social information and relate to other people, in terms of lived experiences, mental skills, and brain networks. During her PhD she wrote the PhD blog,Continue reading “S1 E13: Bilingualism & Autism – Dr. Bérengère Digard & Sonny Hallett”

S1 E12: Language, Race & Ethnicity – Nandi Sims

Listen here! Episode Transcript [Mariel] Hi, my name is Mariel and I’m the audio editor and guest host for today’s episode of Much Language Such Talk. But, more importantly, I am a proud Asian-American just trying to look out for communities of colour, including my own. Eva, Carine, and Brittany have very graciously given meContinue reading “S1 E12: Language, Race & Ethnicity – Nandi Sims”

S1 E11: Scottish Gaelic – Prof. Rob Dunbar

Listen here! Episode Transcript [Carine] Hello and welcome to another exciting episode of Much Language Such Talk. Today you’re listening to me, Carine, and our volunteer Bérengère. Bérengère is not a linguist as her background is in neurobiology. She finished her PhD in psychiatry at the University of Edinburgh in the summer of 2020, whichContinue reading “S1 E11: Scottish Gaelic – Prof. Rob Dunbar”

S1 E9: Byelingual: Attrition – Prof. Monika Schmid

Listen here! Episode Transcript [Eva-Maria] Hello, everybody. Welcome back to another episode of much language such talk. It’s me, Eva-Maria and I’m really excited about today’s episode. Today I’m joined by one of our volunteers, Mattia. Hi, Mattia, would you like to introduce yourself? [Mattia] Hey, everybody. I’m Mattia. I’m a third year PhD researcherContinue reading “S1 E9: Byelingual: Attrition – Prof. Monika Schmid”