Monthly Archives: October 2011
I read aloud most of the preface of You Are What You Speak for Australia’s ABC radio and the outstanding Lingua Franca program. This is the most personal part of the book, the stories of my father and grandfather. It … Continue reading
For the release of the handsome edition of You Are What You Speak in Australia, I wrote a short piece for Black Inc’s blog, The Inc. Blot : 10 Myths About Language. 1. In English, there are always clear … Continue reading
I had a great chat with Daniel Midgely of Australia’s "Talk The Talk", well timed for the Australian publication of You Are What You Speak. (It’s the 9/26/11 "Are you a grammar grouch?" edition).