What Can Linguistics Tell Us About Writing Better? An Interview with Steven Pinker.

Posted: October 6, 2014 in Subjects at UMU

I talked recently with Steven Pinker, author of The Language Instinct and other books about language and the mind, about his new book, The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century.  This seems like quite a different topic from your previous books. Why write about style? For…

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