Cinelinguini: Gilmore Girls: To Noam is to love ’em

Watching the new GG was like what I would imagine to be like going to a Backstreet Boys reunion concert at the age of 32: warm, fuzzy nostalgia that washes over any imperfections. But nothing escapes the vigilance of the sprightly Linguini (that’s me). Nothing. Before analysing the sociocultural linguistic features of the series, let… Continue reading Cinelinguini: Gilmore Girls: To Noam is to love ’em

Lorelai Gilmore: ‘Well, not so nice for the lamb’. Identity of food: Part 1

Gilmore Girls is coming back this weekend and I cannot wait! In my never ceasing effort to demonstrate how linguistics is a part of everyday life, our reality shaping and being shaped by discourse, I found a paper just for you – the die-hard GG fan! But, like everything in life, even GG is not perfect.… Continue reading Lorelai Gilmore: ‘Well, not so nice for the lamb’. Identity of food: Part 1