Language Myths by Laurie Bauer and Peter Trudgill #bookreview #books #language

It’s not as though that there’s been a pattern of miscommunications between linguistics and the public, but rather a lack of attempts to bridge the gap between Ivory Tower-knowledge and the misguided assumptions of non-experts.


The Lines: An Origin Story of Writing #writing #amwriting

Humanity’s effort to understand these lines, as if there was some ultimate objective, only distances it inexorably.


It’s Monday! What Are You Reading!? #imwayr 3/13/17

Because I'd love to hop a train and have my life become a real journey, but I also like the idea of sleeping indoors.


My Writing Pedagogy #writing #digitalliteracy #education

The practice of writing has a binary definition which is predicated on the intended result of the writer.


A Modern Educational Language Policy #language #education #ell

The United States of America is a constitutional republic that operates on a democratic contradiction: Everyone is equal, but the majority rules. This has not been more evident than in the use of language in this country.


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