ESP Biography


Major: English

College/Employer: Columbia University

Year of Graduation: 2021

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Past Classes

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H791: Linguistics of Pop Culture and the Internet in Splash Fall 2018 (Oct. 28, 2018)
People may complain that the Internet is destroying language, but linguists know that's not true. The abbreviations we create, the jokes and memes we share, and the social media etiquette we use are just exciting new additions to a long tradition of language evolving to match the society around it. We'll discuss recent trends in the English language, learn about how online pop culture is changing the way we speak, and explore the larger phenomena that brought us here.