A Podcast of Australian Author Interviews
Why read dictionaries? - Best of the Festivals - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
In this delightful conversation two devoted students of the English language reveal their extraordinary understanding of words and their meanings. UK author Mark Forsyth is the author of two books about strange and beautiful and obscure words that have slipped from general usage. David Astle is an Australian author, columnist and crossword maker with a cult following.
Recorded at the 2013 Sydney Writers Festival.