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CSD Professor Ellyn Riley Interviewed by The Washington Post

Ellyn Riley portrait.

Posted on: April 4, 2022

Ellyn Riley, associate professor and director of the Aphasia Research Lab in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, was quoted in a Washington Post article about Bruce Willis’s retirement from acting following a diagnosis with aphasia. Riley offered background on aphasia, which is a communication disorder where people have difficulty understanding language, producing language or both.