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Episode 45: Fred Shapiro
Fred Shapiro, editor of The New Yale Book of Quotations, is our guest for the October 26 edition of That Word Chat with Editor Mark Allen.
Shapiro is associate director for Collections and Special Projects at the Yale Law Library, and he has published many books and scholarly and popular articles about language, law, and information science. He was the first to use online searching of historical texts for lexicographical research, and he is the leading contributor to the Oxford English Dictionary. He has been the principal planner and implementer of the Making of Modern Law digital legal history resources.
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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 44 (October 12): Crystal Shelley
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