1 to 3 of 3
Sort by

Library Entry
How 'Karen' Went from Popular Baby Name to Stand in for White Entitlement

U-M Linguistics Professor Robin Queen discusses the origin of the term "Karen" and how a fairly common name has become a powerful form of social commentary. June 12, 2020. #5-15minutes #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #Society #Linguistics ...

Library Entry
Why Grammar Mistakes in a Short Email Could Make Some People Judge You

U-M Psychologist Linda Boland and U-M Linguist Robin Queen researched how written errors in emails change a reader’s interpretation of the message, including the inferences that the reader makes about the writer. March 5, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article ...

Library Entry
Why You Need Both a Picture and a Thousand Words

U-M Erb Institute Researcher Lianne Lefsrud explains the importance of using inclusive language and why images can be just as important as words in conveying your message. October 17, 2017. #5-15minutes #web-article #ErbInstituteforGobalSustainableEnterprise(withRossSchool) #Society ...