The Word Detective

John Simpson talked about his book The Word Detective: Searching for the Meaning of It All at the Oxford English Dictionary, in which he… read more

John Simpson talked about his book The Word Detective: Searching for the Meaning of It All at the Oxford English Dictionary, in which he remembers his close to forty years at the Oxford English Dictionary and weighs in on the appearance and disappearance of certain words. close

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The Word Detective

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Program ID:
418430-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 17, 2016 | 4:31pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 20, 2017 | 9:53am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Dec 17, 2016 | 4:31pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 18, 2016 | 6:04am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2016 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2016 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 26, 2016 | 7:53pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 08, 2017 | 2:38pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 08, 2017 | 11:09pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 20, 2017 | 9:53am EST | C-SPAN 2
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