Kory Stamper
Kory Stamper

Kory Stamper is a lexicographer at Merriam-Webster and the author of the new book Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries.

Books
March 14 2017 10:31 AMCapturing “Take” for the DictionaryA Merriam-Webster editor’s knock-down, drag-out battle to define a deceptively small, innocent word.
Lexicon Valley
Oct. 27 2014 1:48 PMWhat Exactly Is “Cerise”? The Complicated History of Color Definitions.
Lexicon Valley
Nov. 4 2014 1:30 PMHow Going Electronic Changed Dictionaries