About LinguaBishes

LinguaBishes is a space for professionals, teachers, academics, and hobbyists to read about current research in the field of applied linguistics.

High Brow

Do you like your research secondhand? Fun-sized? Demystified? Ted Talkified? We will be summarizing and reflecting on published white papers on such topics as

  • Second language acquisition
  • Language pedagogy
  • Lexicography
  • Sociolinguistics
  • World Englishes
  • Bilingualism/Multilingualism/Translingualism
  • Language assessment
  • Translation
  • Language planning and policy
  • Dialectology
  • Native speakerism and NNESTs
  • Language and gender
  • Neurolinguistics
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Language change and variation
  • Whatever idiosyncratic interests our hearts desire


Low Brow

Low Brow is for hot takes on bad interlanguage in Hollywood and portrayals of linguistic minorities and multilingual discourse. We’ll be talking to our expert consultant bishes with relevant language backgrounds to help us out.


How can I contact LinguaBishes?

Let us know us what you think, ask a question, or tell us about a paper you’d like to see us summarize.