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The great heron delivers Issue 5.1 — Varieties of the English, January 2016.


A celebration—and probe—of English, the great transactional language. Featuring Urban Dictionaries, cross-cultural homophones, palindromic call-and-response, pidgins upon pidgins, and Shakespearen cha bors.


Absolutely not included in this issue, but of noteworthy importance, see the following for relevant and urgent conversations on how English, throughout history and right until today, is continually and necessarily manipulated.


(*trigger warning)





Thank you fabulous contributors, whom we appreciate dearly and love forever!



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