The Cover SpecGram Archives

Speculative Grammarian

Volume CLVIII, Number 1

January 2010

ISSN: 1938-0720

  In Briefs—A Letter from the Managing Editor
  Letters to the Editor
  On Leaving a Trace—John Miaou
  The Braille Song—Innocuous Mustard
  Linguists Don’t Need Prescriptivists—(or Monolinguals—and Pig Latin is Not Enough)—Dr. D. Schkrbtov
  The Theory of Sense—Why No One Should Bother To Find Out If It Works—Prof. Trent Slater
  Another Bunch of Things You Didn’t Know You Didn’t Know—Madalena Cruz-Ferreira
  Palindromic Passivization—Overcoming the Computational Cost of So-Called “Center-Embedding” Passives—Albrecht Brechtal, Fortuna de Sadamente, and Jonathan van der Meer
  The Fictional Foundations of Natural Language Processing—Book Announcement from Psammeticus Press
  More Self-Actualization for Linguists—Book Announcement from Panini Press
  Ling-Ken—Mary Shapiro