The F Word

Exploring gender and language

| January 30, 2013


Length: 0:13:49 minutes (25.3 MB)
Format: 44.1kHz, 256Kbps

Show Notes:

Exploring gender and language

Charlene Sayo and Caprice Pybus discuss gender, language and the changing role of women in contemporary society.

Caprice Pybus is a writer and a full-time student. She is currently pursuing an MA in English Literature and Minor in Art History.

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