I always love a Grammy winnner reading my stuff. Thanks, Aaron. Let
me know what you think.
>Thanks for the heads up Michael. I just pre-ordered a copy on Amazon.
>Michael Erard wrote:
>>Several years ago, I came to this list for information about early
>>recordings of disfluent speaking -- "uh" and "um," hemming and
>>hawing, restarted sentences, etc.
>>I'm pleased to announce that my book, Um...: Slips, Stumbles, and
>>Verbal Blunders, and What They Mean, will be published in August by
>>Pantheon. Um... reviews the natural history of slips of the tongue
>>and speech disfluencies, why they occur, and what they say about
>>us. You can read more about the book at
>>Thanks to members of the list for their interest and assistance and
>>for facilitating my research.