Amanda Erin Miller

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Posted by Amanda Miller on October 31, 2010 at 1:16 AM

An audio project using text from Chapter 6 of my memoir, titled "What is Language?"

PROGRAM SYNOPSIS:

While studying creative writing at The New School in NYC, I become disturbed by the concept of language—how words are able to mean things, how linguistic communication is possible, how bizarre it is that reality is a language construct.  This obsession spirals into questioning the terms of my own existence—how I have feeling in the body I live in, how to convince myself that I am in fact a live human being and not a ghost.  

 

 


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