Articles by Darran Anderson
Darran Anderson / April 23, 2019
Stop bragging that you haven't engaged with whatever TV show is popular right now—pop culture snobbery does no-one any favours
Parsley, steamrollers and the letter "H": how dialect shibboleths reflect our differences—for better or worse
Darran Anderson / February 26, 2019
As the popularity of the recent New York Times dialect quiz reminds us, we're fascinated by what our speech says about who we are. But what happens when telling "us" from "them" becomes a dangerous...
Darran Anderson / January 29, 2018
Behind the recent wave of 80s revivals are real questions about the types of stories we enjoy—and how they teach us to approach the world