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What's the Deal with Translating Seinfeld?

What's the Deal with Translating Seinfeld?

Update: 2015-07-13
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Bob Garfield and Mike Vuolo talk to journalist Jennifer Keishin Armstrong about the classic American sitcom Seinfeld and why it falls flat in other cultures and languages. Lexicon Valley is sponsored by the Great Courses, offering engaging audio and video lectures taught by top professors. Courses like 'The Secret Life of Words: English Words and Their Origins.' Right now, get up to 80 percent off the original price when you visit thegreatcourses.com/lexicon. Join Slate Plus! Members get bonus segments, exclusive member-only podcasts, and more. Sign up for a free trial today at www.slate.com/podcastsplus. Twitter: @lexiconvalley Facebook: facebook.com/LexiconValley Email: lexiconvalley@slate.com

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What's the Deal with Translating Seinfeld?

What's the Deal with Translating Seinfeld?

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