Fashionista coinage coverage in The Chronicle of Higher Education

ADSGarson O'Toole adsgarsonotoole at GMAIL.COM
Thu Aug 21 08:57:46 UTC 2014

The origin of the word "fashionista" was discussed on the ADS mailing
list in May 2013. Now, Ben Yagoda has published a wonderfully
entertaining piece on this topic:

Title: Local Boy Makes Word?
Author: Ben Yagoda
Date: August 20, 2014
Website: Lingua Franca blog of The Chronicle of Higher Education

(Thanks to Barry Popik for his off-list email notification about this
excellent article.)


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