The language of clothes, while perhaps rarely acknowledged as such by the average citizen, has nevertheless been distinctively present in American culture, from teen rape cases where the girl is accused of “wanting” it because she wore a short, tight skirt, to the self-help books that offer twelve steps to dress for success. Alison Lurie, […]
About MeI am a computational linguist, currently working in the natural languages group at Apple in Cupertino, California. I love language and culture and can speak French, German, and am currently learning Italian; I've also dabbled in Russian and Hindi. And since writing is the best way to solidify knowledge of a new language, this is where I plan to post 'em.