Podcast: The Root of Language

This month we speak to Harry Ritchie, author of Spreading the Word in our August issue, about Proto-Indo-European, the ancestor of almost every language now spoken from the Hebrides to the Himalayas. Also, an interview with Roger Taylor, curator of an exhibition at the V&A on early photography in Burma and India. 

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