Stutter More and Beyond Fluency with Emma Alpern (Ep. 395)

Emma Alpern

Emma Alpern joins Peter Reitzes to discuss stuttering openly, “giving up the fight against stuttering,” covert stuttering, passing as fluent, taking uncomfortable risks, stuttering less by stuttering more and much more.

EMMA ALPERN is a person who stutters and a graduate student studying American Literature at the University of Virginia. Emma went to college in New York and grew up in Philadelphia. Emma is interested in stuttering acceptance and options for stutterers beyond fluency. She blogs at