The Mind-Mouth Connection
The Lisa Show - Radio Archive, Episode 695 , Segment 1
Episode: Fighting Anti-Asian Hate and College Waitlists
- Apr 7, 2021 12:00 pm
- 18:08 mins
Everyone knows the power that an upbeats song can have in boosting our mood. But did you know that just one word or small sound can have the same effect? According to German studies done, certain sounds or words we say can actually have a positive effect on our mood. And not because of what the words mean, but simply because they sound good to our mind. Today, we’re talking with Professor Valerie Fridland, whose work focuses on connection between language and society. She joins us today to discuss the mind-mouth connection.