Philip Durkin
Philip Durkin

Dr. Philip Durkin is Deputy Chief Editor of the Oxford English Dictionary and author of Borrowed Words: A History of Loanwords in English.

Lexicon Valley
March 10 2014 12:33 PMThe Many Origins of the English Language
  Slate Plus
TV Club
April 21 2015 1:49 PM Mad Men Zinger of the Week: “The Forecast” Slate’s TV Club writers pick their favorite Mad Men lines of the episode. 
  Health & Science
Science
April 21 2015 12:39 PM Dismissing Darwin Records show teachers and school board members conspiring to teach creationism in public school science class.