Alyssa Pelish
Alyssa Pelish

Alyssa Pelish writes and edits in New York.

Lexicon Valley
Dec. 10 2014 12:50 PMThe Stimulating History of Coffee: Why You Hear This Word Around the World
Lexicon Valley
Oct. 31 2013 10:55 AMDo You Say Y'all? How About Yous? The Second Person Plural Won't Be Ignored!
Lexicon Valley
March 26 2014 11:07 AMOn: The Fall and Rise of a Preposition
Lexicon Valley
Sept. 17 2013 4:39 PMAre You a Double-Is-er?   
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Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.