The Allusionist

Helen Zaltzman

Linguistic adventures with Helen Zaltzman, A proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Learn more at


Sometimes words can become your worst enemy. Clinical psychologist Jane Gregory tells how to defuse their power. There’s more about this episode at The main part of this episode is a rerun, but there’s new material as well – get ready for a thrill-ride into medieval accounting technology. Stay in touch at and The Allusionist is a proud member of for Join us for Radiotopia’s live tour of west coast cities this May –