Punctuate With Extreme Prejudice

By posted at 11:12 am on May 26, 2011 1

Noreen Malone – writing in Slatelaunches a rearguard action against the em-dash. Is it fair to harbor punctuation prejudice? If so, a confession: I can’t stand the ampersand.

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  1. Mark Olague
    at 1:58 am on May 31, 2011

    An article on the em dash with no mention of Celine, who used it way, way more than Emily Dickinson.

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