Steven Pinker

The Sense of Style

Steven Pinker

Talk: The Sense of Style

Steven Pinker visited Google LA to discuss his book: "The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century."

Steven Pinker

Steven Pinker is a Canadian-born American cognitive scientist, psychologist, linguist, and popular science author

The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century

Why is so much writing so bad, and how can we make it better? Is the English language being corrupted by texting and social media? Do the kids today even care about good writing—and why should we care?

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