During the May 2018 EnviroLab Clinic Trip to Thailand, and as part of the performance group, the author encountered an important linguistic barrier. Because the Thai and US-based dancers did not know each other's language, they had to learn to trust each other's body language as their form of communication. The unfamiliar became familiar.
"Familiarity & Unfamiliarity,"
2, Article 2.
Available at: https://scholarship.claremont.edu/envirolabasia/vol2/iss2/2