Hello! In August, I did a talk about How Linguistics Can Help You Learn a Language for Duolingo! It was part of their annual public fan event, DuoCon, …
Hello! I asked people for their favourite fun fact about linguistics and ended up with a delightful thread of replies! (Click through to read them.) Th…
Hello! I’m quoted in a New York Times Wordplay piece about ending texts with a period. Now that Because Internet has been out for two years, I can atte…
Hello! I hit my 9th blogiversary on All Things Linguistic! Hard to believe I’m coming up on almost an entire decade of blogging now, but at any rate, h…
Hello! We finally ran LingComm and LingFest, the events we’d been planning for the past few months! LingComm21, the first International Conference on L…
Hello! This month was largely occupied in continued preparations for a pair of events in April: LingComm21, the first International Conference on Lingu…
Hello! This month, I announced LingComm21, the first International Conference on Linguistics Communication, and LingFest, a fringe-festival-style coord…
Hello! I started off the year as usual at the Linguistic Society of America annual meeting, at which I was honoured to be the recipient of the Linguist…
Hello! 2020 wasn't the year anyone was expecting, and I did much less travel than in previous years. But, while I was social distancing at home like ev…
Hello! I did several media things this month on the theme of trying (insofar as it's possible) to sum up this year: The Coronavirus's New Words in the …
Hello! I wrote an article for Wired this month summing up the results of my experiments in having more fluid conversational groupings (popularly known …
Hello! I had a very fun time doing this interview on Smart Podcast, Trashy Books this month, talking about the cheese plate as social technology, vario…