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Episode 52: Danica Salazar
As Oxford Dictionaries embarks on an ambitious new dictionary project: The Oxford Dictionary of African American English, we'll hear from Danica Salazar, Oxford's executive editor for World Englishes.
Planned in conjunction with the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University, the dictionary will document this rich and influential variety of English using the historical approach of the Oxford English Dictionary.
Dr. Salazar leads editorial projects for the many varieties of English, and she researches and writes world English entries for the Oxford English Dictionary. She publishes and lectures regularly on lexicography, phraseology, world Englishes, and Spanish- and English-language teaching.
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Episode 15 (August 11): Ben Zimmer
Episode 26 (January 19): Malini Devadas
Episode 27 (February 2): Kory Stamper
Episode 28 (February 16): Cynthia Williams
Episode 29 (March 2): Grammar Day Celebration with Martha Brockenbrough and Special Guests
Episode 30 (March 16): Iva Cheung
Episode 31 (March 30): June Casagrande
Episode 32 (April 13): Dennis Baron
Episode 33 (April 27): Barbara Wallraff
May 11: Patron Happy Hour (private event)
Episode 36 (June 22): Hannah Franz
Episode 39 (August 3): Ann Friedman
Episode 40 (August 17): Gretchen McCulloch
Episode 42 (September 14): Erin McKean
Episode 43 (September 28): Denise Cowle and Louise Harnby
Episode 48 (January 11): The Word of the Year 2021, featuring an international panel of lexicographers
January 18: Patron Holiday Party (private event)
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