Month: January 2011

Attitudes to Language

Posted on 18 January 2011 by Lise

Garrett, Peter. 2010. Attitudes to Language. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press One of my colleagues, Professor Peter Garrett recently published a book on attitudes to language. It has been reviewed on Linguist List and you can read the review here. The frontmatter from Cambridge describes the book as follows: Just about everyone seems to have views
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Popular Linguistics

Posted on 16 January 2011 by Lise

This new magazine looks great! Popular Linguistics Magazine I’ve copied the editor’s introduction to the magazine here (taken from here): Welcome to the first issue of Popular Linguistics Magazine, everyone! written by DS Bigham, Editor Over the last few years, I’ve been thinking a lot about the public perception of linguistics and language research. I’ve
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