Community Wise: A LISC Podcast

Do Words Matter?

November 20, 2019 LISC, Esther Udehi Season 3 Episode 8
Community Wise: A LISC Podcast
Do Words Matter?
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Community Wise: A LISC Podcast
Do Words Matter?
Nov 20, 2019 Season 3 Episode 8
LISC, Esther Udehi

In this episode, Maurice is joined by Esther Udehi, a member of LISC’s Emerging Leaders Council and a PhD candidate at the Wharton School. Esther and Maurice discuss how language choices affect our interactions with people and the communities where we work. By putting personhood before circumstance and choosing words that do not further stigmatize, we can bring about real change and support greater inclusion.

Show Notes

In this episode, Maurice is joined by Esther Udehi, a member of LISC’s Emerging Leaders Council and a PhD candidate at the Wharton School. Esther and Maurice discuss how language choices affect our interactions with people and the communities where we work. By putting personhood before circumstance and choosing words that do not further stigmatize, we can bring about real change and support greater inclusion.