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A blind woman tells how she sees with her tongue. A translator remembers when she was dropped right into the most dramatic moment of a total stranger’s life. An Ethiopian reporter learns why a very serious question was seriously misunderstood. This is a fantastic Radiolab episode. Allow yourself 80 minutes of uninterrupted time and lose yourself in the wondrous world of translation.

Published in Weekly Filet #183
    In collections: Unputdownable Stories, Best of 2014