… all these academic piss-ups seemed so far away.
- “The dialectal divide in Spanish is essentially urban-rural, not Peninsular-American”
Bruno Gonçalves and David Sánchez’s Crowdsourcing dialect characterization through Twitter subjected 50 million geotagged tweets to lexical analysis (beginning with stuff
- why don’t i get these gigs?
Fuarosa Tamati and her daughter were given $26K by the New Zealand government to go to New York, LA and a
- “Fashion and tapas take over the European Parliament”
But “Spain’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, José Manuel García-Margallo … called for an end to the cliché of ‘the Spain of
- Social netrics
Kaleboel figures for insignificant reasons in an academic paper by Fernando Tricas-García and Juan Julián Merelo-Guervós. The Spanish-speaking Blogosphere: Towards the
- Revisionist histories
Josep Maria Fàbregas notes that the remit of the campaign to “recuperate historical memory” doesn’t appear to extend to Radio Liberty,