Ezra Vasquez

The personal blog of an applied linguist, writer, & educator

Month: July 2019

  • The trouble with books …

    The trouble with books …

    The next time your students ask if they can rely on books for their research, you can tell them this: Book publishers don’t normally fact-check books. They’ll run sensitive material by lawyers, but otherwise it’s on authors to make sure their work is accurate. Generally, this works out fine. Sometimes, it does not. When books […]