The Allusionist

Linguistic adventures with Helen Zaltzman for Radiotopia from PRX.

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    “It’s sort of frozen body language; that’s what handwriting analysis is about.”

    Since it caught on a couple of hundred years ago, graphology – analysing handwriting to deduce characteristics of the writer – has struggled to be taken seriously as a practice. But undoubtedly, there are things about ourselves that we can’t help but reveal in our handwriting. Graphologist Adam Brand explains the ‘pseudoscience/useful art’.

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