The Brian Lehrer Show Edit this Published by The Brian Lehrer Show The World in Languages Listen 16 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/26812/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Elizabeth Little, author of Biting the Wax Tadpole: Confessions of a Language Fanatic (Melville House, 2008), discusses how she learned about the world by studying languages – and how she used her Queens neighborhood for research. Biting the Wax Tadpole is available for purchase at Amazon.com.Event Elizabeth Little will be reading on Saturday at 6PM at Melville House Bookstore, 145 Plymouth Street in Brooklyn.