Michael Erard

Michael Erard has graduate degrees in linguistics and rhetoric from the University of Texas at Austin. He’s written about language, linguists, and linguistics for Wired, The Atlantic, The New YorkTimes, and many other publications and is a contributing writer for The Texas Observer and Design Observer. He is the author of Um…: Slips, Stumbles, and Verbal Blunders, and What They Mean.

Books by this Author

Babel No More


Introducing BABEL NO MORE

Babel No More: The Search for the World's Most Extraordinary Language Learners by Michael Erard, is a book about linguistic superlearners whose abilities shed light on the intellectual potential in us all.