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Speaking an Alien Language: Communication in Arrival

Louise Banks stands before the heptapod ship that will change her perception of the world.

Communication is messy. Words are imprecise. Meaning is layered, and comes in many shades. Humans are just fleshy pods forever trying to share the images in their minds, shadowy representations of the world that shape how we think, act and live.

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