Query on Language Columns in Media

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Sun May 15 12:44:59 UTC 2011

At 6:08 PM -0400 5/14/11, Shapiro, Fred wrote:
>I would welcome help with the following query:  With the demise of
>the much-lamented "On Language" columns in the New York Times and
>Chicago Tribune, what are remaining language columns in major
>newspapers or other media such as magazines, radio shows, or major
>blogs?  Some that I know of include Boston Globe (Jan Freeman),
>Visual Thesaurus (Ben Zimmer), and "A Way With Words" radio show
>(Grant Barrett).

and Geoff Nunberg's "Fresh Air" spots (public radio).  Many many
blogs; probably our own part-time bloggers Ben, Arnold or Neal could
fill in a list of the major players.  I assume you're counting
Language Log,


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