NEW YORK, September 20, 2018 — Perhaps no other city on Earth boasts the linguistic diversity and density as New York City. The writers Alia Malek, Kayhan Irani, and Ruchira Gupta and the linguist Ross Perlin discuss New York's multiplicity of languages in a conversation with Kanishk Tharoor, who served as moderator. The discussion was part of JLF at New York, a daylong celebration of literature, culture, and ideas. (42 min., 25 sec.)
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