The Murky Linguistics of Consent | Curio

The Murky Linguistics of Consent

14 mins | Mar 26, 2018

In many #MeToo stories, crucial signals, verbal and non-verbal cues, are sent but not received. Is it due to willful passivity, willful ignorance… or something else altogether? Linguist Chi Luu, writing in JSTOR Daily, provides a guide to navigating the indirect language and cues of consent.

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From JSTOR Daily